Reduced Services

Christmas and new Year closure

Christmas treeThe Council offices will be closed from 4.45pm Friday 21 December 2018 and will re-open at 8.45am on Wednesday 2nd January 2019.

Emergency calls may be made throughout the holiday period on 01268 758357

Castle Point Borough Council wishes all its residents a Merry Christmas and good wishes for the forthcoming year.

Updated: 5 December 2018

Grant FAQ's

Questions

Can I get help or a grant to adapt my home for a disabled person?

A Disabled Facilities Grant may available to owner occupiers and tenants, or a landlord on behalf of a tenant for certain works, to adapt a dwelling for use by a disabled occupant. The dwelling must be the main residence of the disabled person.

The grants are means tested and in all cases an assessment of need must be made usually by a Social Services Occupational Therapist.

Further information can be obtained using the following links or by contacting Social Services on 0845 603 7630.

 

Can I get a grant towards getting my boiler repaired or central heating installed?

You need to contact the Energy Savings Trust on their (freephone) helpline 0800 512 012 or visit the website www.energysavingstrust.org.uk

 

Can I get a grant for loft insulation/cavity wall insulation?

You will need to contact the Energy Savings Trust on their (freephone) helpline 0800 512 012 or visit the website www.energysavingstrust.org.uk