Reduced Services

Accessing Council Services:  

You can now access services, get advice and support, and transact with us in the following ways:

  • By accessing our wide range of 24/7 online services
  • By emailing directly to the relevant service
  • By phoning First Contact on 01268 882200 (8.45am to 5.15pm Mon to Thurs, and to 4.45pm on Fri). 
  • By pre-booked appointment at the Kiln Road office (9.00am to 4.00pm Mon to Fri) - these can be arranged by phoning First Contact on 01268 882200.

Canvey Island - Parish Council FAQ's

Questions

Where can I find information regarding Canvey Island Town Council?

Please visit www.canveyisland-tc.gov.uk/

How do I become a councillor for Canvey Island Town Council?

Most people in the Canvey Island community will be eligible to stand for election. It is not necessary to be a member of a political party, but to stand for election a person must:

  • Be willing to stand
  • Be 18 years of age or over
  • Be a citizen of the UK, the Commonwealth or the European Union
  • Be not disqualified from standing

and must be either

  • A local government elector for Canvey Island ;or
  • The occupier of land or property in Canvey Island for the last 12 months;or
  • Has had principal or only place of work in Canvey Island for the last 12 months ;or
  • Has lived on Canvey Island, or within 4.8 kilometres (3 miles) of its boundary for the last 12 months.

For further information about standing as a parish councillor visit : https://www.gov.uk/government/get-involved/take-part/become-a-councillor

If you have any questions regarding Nomination papers etc. please contact Electoral Services at Castle Point Borough Council by phoning 01268 882417 or by e-mailing elections@castlepoint.gov.uk

Other sources of information on becoming a councillor:

 

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Who is my Councillor?

For details of your borough Councillor please visit Borough Councillors   and for details of your Town Councillors please visit Canvey Island Town Councillors