Reduced Services

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, you are still able to access services and information from this website 24/7.

Information and advice on coronavirus (COVID-19) and how to access Council Services during this period can be found on our  Coronavirus information page

You are invited to view and contribute to the The Mayor's Covid Record of Reflection

TIER 4 Message from the Mayor Colin Riley and Leader Norman Smith

Directions to Castle Point Council

By Bus

Arriva #1 bus stop outside the Borough Council building. Other bus routes to Thundersley are #5 and #401.

Bus routes to Thundersley are 2,3,12,15,16,21,21A,21B,26B,27,27A,27B,28

For a full up to date list visit and search for Thundersley.

By Train

The closest train stations are
Rayleigh 2.3 Miles
Benfleet 3.2 Miles

By Car

From Southend-on-Sea
Start out at Southend-on-Sea,Essex A13
Continue forward onto London Road - A13. Entering Hadleigh A13
At the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Kiln Road - A13 (signposted London, Basildon)
You will pass an Shell petrol station on your right
Turn right at the next traffic lights into the car park
Council buildings are on the left.

From A130 (Chelmsford)
At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A130 (signposted Canvey Island)
At Sadlers Farm Roundabout follow signs South Benfleet onto London Road
At mini-roundabout continue forward then immediately
At next mini-roundabout continue forward (signposted Southend)
At traffic lights continue forward
Drive up hill (Ascend 10%)
Pass SEEVIC college on the left.
At next traffic lights turn left into the car park.
Council buildings are on the left.

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