Reduced Services

Accessing Council Services:  

  • You can access advice, or support with using our online services, by phoning 01268 882200 (8.45am to 5.15pm Mon to Thurs, and to 4.45pm on Fri)
  • The Kiln Road office will re-open for pre-booked appointments only (9.00am to 4.00pm), these can be arranged on a case by case basis by phoning 01268 882200.
  • You can find information and advice on COVID-19 and our 24/7 online services on our  Coronavirus information page


Castle Point Borough Council will be closed from Christmas Eve and will re-open for telephone enquiries and pre-booked office appointments at 8.45 am on Tuesday 4th January 2022.

Castle Point Borough Council would like to wish all residents a very happy and safe Christmas and best wishes for the New Year.

Canvey Island Market



We are pleased to welcomed our traders back on the new Canvey Market and are now re-open for business every Thursday, subject to government guidance.

We value your support for our market traders and surrounding businesses in these difficult times and welcome you back into our town centre.

The safety of everyone remains a priority for all under government guidance and we thank you for your co-operation in this respect, as we move forward together.


We are pleased the announce the opening of our new Canvey Island Market every Thursday, offering a diverse mix of goods under the quality umbrella of Go Trade.

Canvey Island is a family friendly seaside destination on the mouth of the Thames estuary in Essex.

It is connected to the mainland of South Essex by two access roads and Benfleet Station provides a convenient rail link to London.

Our new Canvey Island market is sited adjacent to the Knightswick Shopping Centre. It is surrounded by shops, cafes and restaurants offering visitors to our Island a whole shopping experience in our town centre.

Car parking and directions

There is plenty of parking with good accessibility as the shopping centre, market and shops are all on one level.  For more information on car parking, facilities and directions, visit

Covid19 guidance

In these difficult times, the safety of everyone in our town centre is paramount to us and we aim to provide a safe and secure environment with a vibrant atmosphere.


Staying safe is everyone’s responsibility

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Stay local, stay safe, stay alert


Support for traders

As part of the Go Trade partnership, we aim to provide a good range of quality products and offer support to new traders and young entrepreneurs in developing their businesses to a quality standard. 

For general trader enquiries please contact 01268 697780.

Visitors experiences

Canvey Island is a popular seaside destination and the nearby seafront is also a must for families. Why not extend your visitor to the market for a full day of family fun.

For more information visit our Tourism experiences page on this website.