• Sunday , 19 November 2017

Manifesto

Safer Streets

Safer Streets

We all deserve to feel safe in the town we call home so we are working hard to make your street feel safer. We have increased the number of CCTV cameras in Croydon and the teams monitoring these are working ...

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Council Tax Kept Low

Council Tax Kept Low

In 2014 and 2015 Labour Councillors voted to freeze Council tax bills and we remained absolutely committed to keeping any increase as low as possible. However, this year we will have no choice but to collect what the chancellor George Osborne has called his Adult ...

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20 MPH zones in residential areas

20 MPH zones in residential areas

One of Labour’s key pledges was to deliver 20mph zones in local residential roads and we are delighted to have begun implementing the scheme in some parts of Croydon already. If you have not yet received the Council’s formal consultation, look out for it in ...

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Landlord Licensing Scheme

Landlord Licensing Scheme

As we promised in our manifesto, landlords in Croydon are now required to obtain a licence to rent out their properties. The scheme will crack down on rogue landlords and drive up standards in the private rented sector. However, this scheme is not just ...

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Opportunity and Fairness Commision

Opportunity and Fairness Commision

Croydon is a great place to live and work in but it also faces many challenges; families struggling to make ends meet, social isolation, anti-social behaviour, poor housing and much more. The Croydon Opportunity and Fairness Commission, launched in January ...

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Tackling Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence

Tackling Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence

Croydon is now one of the UK’s leading White Ribbon Councils supporting the campaign against the hate crime of Domestic Violence; working in partnership with Crystal Palace FC. The cost of domestic abuse and sexual violence is high – both financially and ...

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Cleaner Streets

Cleaner Streets

Launched our ‘Don’t Mess with Croydon’ campaign to deliver cleaner streets and, unlike the previous Tory Council, prosecute those caught fly tipping. We promised in our manifesto that we would work hard to make every street clean and safe after years of ...

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London Living Wage authority

London Living Wage authority

Transformed Croydon Council to a London Living Wage authority, and ensured any company that is now contracted to work for the Council must pay the London Living Wage. Thanks to Labour Croydon Council is now an accredited as a London Living ...

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