London Borough of Southwark Homepage

Offers information for residents, visitors and the business community.


Old Kent Road

Old Kent Road

One of London’s largest regeneration schemes will be taking a step forward this month... Read more about Old Kent Road

Recycled wreath

Reduce, reuse and recycle

Handy tips to help you reduce, reuse and recycle this Christmas... Read more about Reduce, reuse and recycle

Front door

Council tax exemption

Care leavers aged 18-24 who are residents in the borough will be automatically exempt from council tax from March 2018... Read more about Council tax exemption

Primary school admission

Primary school admission

If your child is due to start in September 2018 you'll need to apply for a place before 15 January... Read more about Primary school admission

The Southwark Conversation

The Southwark Conversation

Southwark, like the rest of London, is changing. We want a conversation about the changes... Read more about The Southwark Conversation

Adult learning

Adult learning

Want to learn something new in 2018? Our adult learning service offers a range of courses and our spring term starts in January... Read more about Adult learning


Winter weather

During winter cold spells and icy frost can make things difficult for the elderly and vulnerable... Read more about Winter weather

Southwark Pioneers

London Borough of Culture

A massive 'thank you!' to everyone who backed our bid - you're all Southwark pioneers... Read more about London Borough of Culture