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, you are still able to access services and information from this website 24/7.

Information and advice on coronavirus (COVID-19) and how to access Council Services during this period can be found on our Coronavirus information page

You are invited to view and contribute to the The Mayor's Covid Record of Reflection

Essex move to Covid Tier 2 High: Message from Leader of the Council

Help and Advice

This page provides specific information to assist  you, your family and businesses to manage money, debt and other related matters. Just click on your chosen subject matter.  

Advice and Support Timetable - please note the advice & support timetable currently suspended due to coronavirus.

Please see the advice and support timetable Advice & Support Timetable[pdf] 311KB  showing what is available across the borough for free.

Other useful information for people who are

Armed Forces

Disabled

Mental Health Support

Pensioners

Single Parents

Young People