Useful numbers and contacts

Hackney Council switchboard: 020 8356 3000

Visit the Council's website for more information about services, news and events.

Our local Safer Neighbourhood Police Team

These officers are entirely dedicated to Hackney Downs ward. More info here and you can contact the Team on 020 8721 2940 07879 486802 or by emailing HackneyDowns.snt@met.police.uk

The Learning Trust: 020 8820 7000

Runs all educational services in Hackney. See here for more info.

Hackney Homes contact centre: 020 8356 3691

Responsible for managing council homes in Hackney. More info here.

Other useful council numbers:

Recycling and waste hotline: 020 8356 6688

Parking: 020 8356 8877

Flytipping: 020 8356 4810

Street Lighting: 020 8356 2897

Planning: 020 8356 8062

Housing advice: 020 8356 2929

Benefits/Council tax: 020 8356 3399

Hackney Mediation Service: 020 8356 4794

Safer communities: 020 8356 3170

Anti social behaviour: 020 8356 2170

Parks service: 020 8356 8428

Other useful local numbers:

Hackney Community Law Centre: 020 8985 5236

Gas emergencies: 0800 111 999

Fire (non emergencies): 020 8555 1200

Thames Water: 0845 9200 800

Transport for London: 020 7222 1234