Account – you
can use My Account on the Council website to
report local issues, pay council tax, report missed bins and
if you have a smartphone or tablet, download the MyCroydon
app to report a number of issues directly into the council’s
computerised systems, helping to speed up the processing time
for dealing with it.
Updates : Croydon
Council have introduced Email
will be sent to residents who provide their e-mail address by
completing the form on their website.
campaigns and updates - Be included in all our updates and
Croydon - Get news and event information from the Your Croydon
team by email.
communities - Competitions, funding opportunities and events
of interest to the community.
and safety news - Get updates on our Safer
Council - Get updates from the Croydon Youth
involvement - Get updates from the Resident
involvement & scrutiny team.
Spotlight - What's happening in and around Croydon
of up to seven items, such as dining sets, sofas etc. can be
collected by the Council and removed for £10.00 for up to
seven items or £20.00 for eight to 14 items. Telephone
Croydon Council on 020 8726 6200 to arrange a date and time or
can be disposed of at any of the civic amenity sites (don't
forget to take your permit though), free of charge. The Council
will collect domestic white goods, TVs and computer monitors
for £15.00 per visit. For more details, or to arrange a
date and time for collection, call Croydon Council on 020 8726
6200 or see the Council
website where there is also advice about re-cycling these
items through Appliance Re-use Centre (ARC).
removal of green garden waste:
of the Garden Waste collection service can be found here.
collection of hazardous waste:
quantities of hazardous waste can be taken away free of charge
e.g. old paint, garden chemicals etc. The safe removal of
asbestos sheeting from old garden sheds can also be arranged by
of London - Hazardous Waste Unit on
from abandoned cars and noise nuisance to graffiti. If you have
a Smartphone or tablet, you might like to download the My
Croydon app which enables you to access many services including
your local councillors direct:
local Conservative Councillors, Chris Wright, Margaret Bird and
James Thompson hold a surgery on the last Saturday of every
month (except August and December) between 10.00am and 12.00
noon in the Guide Hut at the rear of the shops on Tudor Parade.
You can contact Chris Wright by e-mail at
or phone on 01737 555581. Contact details for the other
Councillors are on the Croydon
There's more to the library these days than
just books. They have free computer access, videos and DVD's
for hire from £1.00 to £3.00 for a week at a time,
a Reading Group and lots of activities for babies and young
children. For those who are partially sighted there are books
in Large Print, on Audio Cassettes and CD’s. Your nearest
local library is in Bradmore Way, next to Coulsdon C of E
School. There is also Coulsdon Library on the main Brighton
Road in Coulsdon.