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Travelling community

See how we are meeting the housing needs of our travelling community and learn about proposed Gypsy and Traveller sites.
Scam alert

We are aware that a number of residents have received a text messages that says it is from Lewisham Crime Enforcement, telling the person they have outstanding fines and to click on a link and pay immediately.


If you receive a text message, please ignore and report to www.actionfraud.police.uk. 

Pool Court, Catford – preferred traveller site

Information about a possible new site providing six pitches for the Traveller community at Pool Court in Catford.

Finding a site for the Travelling community: your questions answered

Find answers to some common questions about the process of finding and allocating a site for the Travelling community.

Gypsy and Traveller sites

Find out about the site we are allocating to meet the housing needs of our Gypsy and Traveller communities.