Bexley

Bexley

The London Borough of Bexley is in south-east London. It’s within the Thames Gateway, an area designated as a national priority for urban regeneration. The borough covers 23 square miles, stretching from the Thames in the north to Kent in the south.

Although much of the borough is developed, there are also more than 90 parks and woodland areas, making it one of the greenest boroughs in London.

Bexley was recently recognised as the second safest borough in London in terms of recorded crime. The borough has high levels of resident satisfaction and has been rated as 'excellent' by the Audit Commission, the local government watchdog. It is one of only 26 local authorities in England to receive this rating.

  • 764
    new homes
    built in Bexley between April 2017 and March 2018
  • 250k
    total population
    in 2018
  • 10300
    businesses
    active in Bexley in 2017
  • 21m
    passengers
    at Bexley's railway stations in 2017

Bexley neighbourhoods

Current projects in Bexley

Your assembly member

Gareth Bacon

Party: 
GLA Conservatives
Constituency: 
Bexley and Bromley
What they can do for you

Volunteering in Bexley with Team London

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