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, our operating hours remain unchanged.

You are still able to access services and information from the website 24/7 and via email and phone during operating hours.

For information and advice on coronavirus (COVID-19), and to volunteer to help in your community, please see our Coronavirus information page.

For information on our services, including waste collections, please see our Service update and information page

For information on businesses and business rates, please see our Business advice page


Health services

Health Services

This section contains links to a range of services and organisations in Castle Point, from weight management to counselling. For further information please clink on the links provided:

Therapy For You

Yellow Door



Trust Links


Essex Lifestyle Service

ACE Weight Management


Carers First

Carers Choices

Community Agents

Healthwatch Essex


Essex Sexual Health Service