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.
Environmental Health Links
Communities and Local Government - useful site for Housing Grants. Telephone No - 0303 444 0000
Department of Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) -government department looking after the nations health.
Department of Health Telephone No - 0207 2104850
Essex C.C. Social Services Telephone No - 0845 6037630
Essex Fire & Rescue Service Telephone No - 01277 222531
Health & Safety Executive Telephone No - 0845 345 0055
Legislation.gov.uk Telephone No - 0870 600 5522
Natural England Telephone No - 0845 600 3078
National Radiological Protection Board Telephone No - 01235 831600
Pesticides Safety Directorate Telephone No - 01904 640500
ROSPA- Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents,Telephone No - 0121 2482000
Trading Standards Telephone No- 0845 603 7626
The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health - Environmental database and careers advice.
The Environment Agency Telephone No - 03708 506506
The Food Standards Agency Telephone No - 0207 276 8829
Zoological Society of London Telephone No - 0844 225 1826
For other links, please check in the relevant topic area.