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.

Street Trading

Street Trading is defined as the selling or offering for the sale of any article in the street. The term "street" includes footways, car parks, public lease forecourts and generally any area where the public have access without payment. 

All of the streets in Castle Point are designated as Consent Streets. This means that any persons who wish to sell items from a trailer, vehicle or stall in a street must first obtain a Street Trading Consent from the Castle Point Borough Council Licensing Department.
If hot food and/or drink is served after 11pm a Premises licence is also required please contact the Licensing Department on 01268 882480

Please be advised you will need to consult with Enviromental Health for registration.01268 882200

If you are sited on private land the Planning Department will need to be consulted on planning permission.01268 882200