Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
In line with social distancing advice and to protect residents and staff the Council has taken the decision to close the Council offices to the public until further notice.
Whilst the offices are closed to visitors, our operating hours remain unchanged.
You are still able to access services and information from the website 24/7 and via email and phone during operating hours.
For information and advice on coronavirus (COVID-19), and to volunteer to help in your community, please see our Coronavirus information page.
For information on our services, including waste collections, please see our Service update and information page
For information on businesses and business rates, please see our Business advice page
Environmental Health Services
Environmental Health Services covers a wide range of duties, but the aims of our service are:-
- To promote and protect the health of the people who live, work in and visit the Borough of Castle Point;
- To enhance the quality of the environment;
- To provide a high quality and value for money service which responds to the needs of our customers.
If you require information on the services we provide, please click on the relevant section on the right hand side of this page.
What We Do
Environmental Health Services at Castle Point Borough Council is relatively small, but we cover a wide range of duties.
The team is staffed with professionally qualified Environmental Health Officers who are supported by the dedicated administration support team.
There are approximately 2000 annual service requests covering the whole remit of Environmental Health.
If you require information on the services we provide there are information leaflets available.
Making a Request For Service / Complaint
If you wish to enquire about any service we provide, or require our assistance in an environmental health matter please contact us on (01268) 882200 or email us.
From time to time, Environmental Health Services needs to consult with members of the public regarding certain functions it carries out.
If you would wish to comment on or make any suggestions about the environmental health service, please either telephone (01268) 882200 or email us.
Career in Environmental Health
See the Contact us page for emergency numbers and opening times.