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About us

Find information about the Council, including how it's run, our finances and performance.

How the Council is run

Information about how the Council is run, including our values, structure and constitution.

Strategies and plans

A document library of strategies, including those relating to public health, business growth and transport.

Our finances

See how we manage our money to meet our strategic priorities in areas such as housing, schools, the environment and community safety.


Performance information indicates how well we are performing against our strategic aims and objectives.

Access to information

Find out more about freedom of information and data protection, and how to request information from us.

Open data and transparency

The money we spend is raised through local and national taxes and we spend it to benefit you and your community. In order to be open and transparent we publish information here so that you can see how that money is spent. ​

Report fraud

Report fraud and read our anti-fraud and corruption policy.

International links

Find out about our international ties, including our three twinned towns.

Freedom of the Borough

See who has been awarded Freedom of the Borough, the highest honour that we can bestow.

Honorary Alderpeople

On Wednesday, 15 May 2024, Lewisham Council recognised and conferred its first-ever Alderpeople.

Equality and diversity

We believe that the diversity of our population and workforce is one of our greatest strengths.

Advertising with us

Find out how to advertise your business, community group or charity in our publications.

Lewisham Life magazine

Lewisham Life is the local magazine for residents and businesses.