Welcome to our great city

Our Newcastle is a great city, one that never stands still. A city that makes history and shapes the future.


Information about licensing, regulation and support for businesses.

Business rates

What business rates are, how to pay your business rates, business rates reliefs and exemptions, report a change in circumstances, BID levy


Community support, asylum and immigration, grants and funding, information for students

Council and elections

Elections and voting, councillors and wards, committees and meetings, have your say, youth democracy

Council housing

Apply for council housing, pay your rent, request a repair, swap your council home, and have your say as a tenant

Council tax

Pay your council tax, tell us you're moving, report a change in circumstances, find information on discounts, exemptions and reductions, and other help available  


How to apply for council housing, rent a private property, get homelessness support and find affordable housing


If you are looking for our main website, please visit newcastle.gov.uk


If you have any issues in using this site please email website@newcastle.gov.uk.