Running the council

  • Get involved

    Attend meetings, start a petition or take part in a consultation

  • Request information

    Request information under the Data Protection Act and Freedom of Information Act

  • Senior officers

    Find out about the council employees who implement decisions and run services

  • Our constitution

    Our constitution includes rules for running the council and Members' code of conduct

  • Report fraud

    Report misuse of our services, including social care, grants, schools, staff, blue badge or travel schemes

  • Brexit and you

    Information on Brexit and advice to residents and businesses in Essex

  • Make a payment

    Pay social care and sundry invoices, penalty charges and licence fees