Our service centres

The Eltham Centre

2 Archery Road,
London SE9 1HA

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Christmas and New Year service centre opening hours

Eltham service centre Christmas and New Year opening hours
Date Time
Monday 18 to Friday 22 December 2017 9am to 5pm
Saturday 23 December 2017 9am to 1pm
Sunday 24 December 2017 (Christmas Eve) Closed
Monday 25 December 2017 (Christmas Day) Closed
Tuesday 26 December 2017 (Boxing Day) Closed
Wednesday 27 December 2017 9am to 5pm
Thursday 28 December 2017 9am to 5pm
Friday 29 December 2017 9am to 5pm
Saturday 30 December 2017 9am to 1pm
Sunday 31 December 2017 (New Year's Eve) Closed
Monday 1 January 2018 (New Year's Day) Closed
Tuesday 2 January 2018 Regular opening hours

Regular opening hours and facilities

  • Building opening times: Monday to Friday from 7am to 10pm, Saturday and Sunday from 9am to 5pm
  • Service centre: Monday to Friday from 8am to 6pm, Saturday 9am to 1pm. Closed bank holidays. Please arrive 30 minutes before close of service. 
  • Self-service kiosk: Monday to Friday from 7am to 10pm, and Saturday and Sunday from 9am to 5pm

Please note: There's no cash office at the Eltham Centre - you can pay online, use the self-service kiosk or visit the Woolwich Centre.

Book an appointment for Council Tax and benefits enquiries

Make an appointment for all Council Tax and benefits enquiries. To make an appointment or speak to an adviser, call 020 8921 4147 for Council Tax or 020 8921 4900 for benefits.

The centre doesn't provide Council Tax and housing benefit advice on Saturdays.

Disabled access

Signing and hearing loop facilities are available for deaf customers to access council services during office hours. Wheelchair access is available via the Archery Road entrance.

Eltham Centre library

The Eltham Centre library offers an automated self-service facility during and outside library opening hours. There is also free internet access, with computers for public use.

Health and fitness facilities

The Eltham Centre has first-class leisure facilities provided by Better, including:

  • an eight-lane 25-metre competition pool with a seated spectator viewing area
  • a family pool
  • a health suite with spa pool, sauna, steam room and jacuzzi
  • a 100-station fitness centre with the latest cardiovascular and resistance machines
  • a group exercise studio providing a range of classes
  • a crèche for under-fives.

Children's centre

Eltham Children's Centre is located on site.

Contact Customer Services

Emergency out-of-hours number: 020 8854 8888

The Woolwich Centre,
35 Wellington Street,
London SE18 6HQ

The Eltham Centre,
2 Archery Road,
London SE9 1HA