Follow the work of the Council
Your county councillor is elected to represent you. You can contact your councillor about local issues you're concerned about.
You can find out what we're doing in your area, by using our decisions database.
Find out what Cabinet Members are planning, in our Forward Plans.
You can find detailed information about how the Council is being run on our publications page.
You can also find out more about the Council, the responsibility of Cabinet Members and the rules that govern the Council in our constitution.
Young Essex Assembly
If you are aged between 11 and 19, you can stand for or vote in the elections for the Young Essex Assembly.
Find out more on the Young Essex Assembly website.