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

Election FAQ's

When are the next Elections due to be held and who are the Candidates?

On Thursday 5th May 2022 the Castle Point Borough Council elections will be held.

The list of Candidates will be found here in due course: 

 

Am I on the Electoral Register and will I be able to vote?

If you are included on the Electoral Register at your current address by the qualifying date you will be able to vote at the Elections being held on Thursday 5th May 2022.

If you are not sure if you are on the Electoral Register we can check this for you.  Please email elections@castlepoint.gov.uk or telephone 01268 882200.

I am still on the Electoral Register at my previous address, can I still vote?

Please email elections@castlepoint.gov.uk or telephone 01268 882200 for further advice.

When will Poll Cards be delivered?

The dates when Poll Cards will be delivered will be found here in due course.

I have not received my Poll Card

Please email elections@castlepoint.gov.uk or telephone 01268 882200 for further advice.

I have received a Poll Card(s) for the previous residents

Please email elections@castlepoint.gov.uk to give us the names of the residents no longer living at your address, then please destroy the Poll Card(s).

would like to apply for a Postal or Proxy vote

Application forms can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate link below:

Alternatively please email for a form to be sent to you (including your name and address) elections@castlepoint.gov.uk or telephone us on 01268 882200.

The Deadline for registering for a Postal Vote will be shown here in due course.

The Deadline for registering for a Proxy Vote will be shown here in due course.

 

When will I receive my Postal Vote and when do I need to return it by?

The date of the  First Issue of postal Votes will be shown here in due course and the second Issue of Postal Votes for new Postal Voters will be shown here in due course.  Your Postal Vote must be received by us by 10pm on Thursday 5th May 2022.  This can be taken to your local polling station or posted through the council offices post box if you do not have time to post it back.