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In my area

Find out about the history of your area, local facilities, developments and events.

Census 2021

Census 2021 launches this February. The information collected is private and is used to plan for the future allocation of resources.

Discover Lewisham

Whether you want to shop for food or gifts, catch a film or get a haircut, meet for drinks or find to someone to fix your boiler - Lewisham's indie businesses have you covered.

What's on

Find out what events are happening in the borough.


Find out what it's like to live in the neighbourhoods of the borough. 


Find out about programmes to improve housing, businesses and facilities in the borough.

Parks and open spaces

Find information about the borough's parks, open spaces and adventure playgrounds or apply for an allotment.

Sport and leisure

See what sports facilities are available in the borough and check if you're eligible for discounts on leisure activities.


See what street markets operate near you or apply for a market stall.

Arts and entertainment

​Discover a new gallery or music venue, get support as a local artist, or find out what courses and classes are happening in your area.

Venues and arts spaces

A directory of venues and arts spaces in the borough.

Interactive map

Find Council services, parking zones, gritting routes and more public services on our interactive map. Use find my nearest function to search.

Local history and heritage

Trace your family history, search our archives or see what local history projects are happening.

Policing and public safety

Information about public safety, including hate crime, antisocial behaviour and youth offending.

Tackling poverty

Find out about the Lewisham Poverty Commission, which is working to tackle poverty in the borough.

Census 2011

Information from the last census, which took place on 27 March 2011.