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Visiting us

If you need to visit us, our main reception is located at the Civic Offices in Bexleyheath. The best days to visit us are Tuesdays and Fridays between 2pm and 5pm.

Civic Offices
2 Watling Street
Bexleyheath
DA6 7AT

Opening times 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.

Please note that not all services are based at our Civic Offices and departments may not always be available to meet you without a prior appointment. We recommend you call in advance of your visit to make an appointment.

Getting in touch

By telephone

Customer Contact Centre - 020 8303 7777

Open from 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday.

Emergency out of hours service - 020 8303 7171

Please note this service can only help with genuine emergencies which cannot wait until normal opening hours.

Other numbers

  • Automated payments - 020 3045 5200
  • Parking - 020 3045 3000
  • Adoption and fostering - 0800 783 7699
  • Bexley Magazine - 020 3045 3500
  • Births, deaths and marriages - 03000 415252
  • Cemeteries Office - 020 3045 4100
  • Ceremonies - 03000 411103
  • Council Tax - 0345 302 2317*
  • Disabled Children's Service - 020 3045 3600
  • Emergency Link Line (Telecare) - 020 3045 5400
  • Housing advice / homelessness - 020 3045 3400
  • Housing allocations and sheltered housing - 020 3045 3100
  • Housing benefit - 0345 302 2317*
  • Local Land Search - 020 3045 4000
  • Brokerage and Commissioning team - 020 3045 3033
  • Temporary accommodation - 020 3045 4800
  • The Learning & Enterprise College Bexley - 020 3045 5176

 *Charged at local rate from a landline only. Mobile phone charges are subject to the individual supplier