Local Issues

On our Local Issues page, you will find information about:


Please call 999 if you witness a crime taking place, otherwise ring Safer Neighbourhood, Haggerston Ward on 020 8721 2764.
For more information, visit www.content.met.police.uk/Team/Hackney/Haggerston.
Here is an updated list with the most important contact numbers for the Metropolitan Police in Hackney www.content.met.police.uk/Borough/Hackney/Contact



Police Security Warning Letter


If you are frequently disturbed by noise, Hackney Council has a dedicated Noise Reporting Service. Either call them on 020 8356 4455 (diverted to a mobile between 8pm-9am) or email info@hackney.gov.uk and someone will log your call/email, and give it a reference number. As well as dealing with individual noise complaints, calls are registered and can help to build a case against persistently noisy premises. For more information, please visit www.hackney.gov.uk/ee-pollution-noise-412.htm

Planning and Licensing:

Licensing Applications must be visible in the windows of licensed premises, blue A4 or A3 size. Planning Applications must be publicly displayed, white A4, usually wrapped around a nearby lamppost or similar. Planning and Applications are also listed in Hackney Today or the Hackney Gazette, and on the Hackney Council website which can be accessed here.

Street Cleaning

Call 020 8356 6688 or email info@hackney.gov.uk if you want to discuss a street cleaning issue. For more information on Hackney Council cleaning schedule and other litter and street cleaning issues, please click here.