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.

Election FAQ's

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

On Thursday 4th May 2023 the Castle Point Borough elections and the Canvey Island Town Council elections will be held.

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

If you live in Castle Point and are included on the Electoral Register at your current address by the qualifying date (will be shown here in due course) then you will be able to vote at the Borough elections and Canvey Island Town Council elections being held on Thursday 4th May 2023.

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 appear 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 for the Borough and Canvey Island Town Council elections will appear here in due course.  For further information please contact us on 01268 882200

The Deadline for registering for a Proxy Vote  for the Borough and Canvey Island Town Councl elections will appear here in due course. For further information please contact us on 01268 882200

Details of Emergency Proxy applications will appear here in due course.

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

Details will show here in due course.