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Canvey Island Town Council
Call us: 01268 683965

Check the latest guidance on GOV.UK to keep yourself and others safe. 
The Town Council's offices will be open under normal working hours from the 19th July 2021.

During non-opening hours, you are still able to access information from this website or contact us via the contact page or call 01268 683965.

Should you need to contact the council in an emergency in relation to any Town Council responsibilities, please contact your Ward Councillor. 

Town Council and Government response

Town Council Business Continiuty Plan and Return to Work Risk Assessment 

Please contact Castle Point Borough Council on 01268 882200 who will arrange delivery of pink recycling sacks. Pink sacks are also available for collection from Canvey Library. Green sacks and food waste bags, need to be ordered through Castle Point’s online shop.  For any more information regarding services provided by Castle Point Borough Council, please see their website Castle Point Borough Council

Government Information Regarding Coronavirus

Local support available during Covid-19

Government Hotlines

HMRC 0800 015 9559
Universal Credit:  0800 328 5644
School Closures:  0800 046 8687
NHS: or 111

Essex County Council

Covid-19 updates                                         
Essex Coronavirus Action Facebook page, gives useful and legitimate advice  
Library Services                
Essex Welfare Service 0300 303 9988
Essex Highways
Domestic Abuse or 0330 333 7 444
Births Deaths and Marriages
Healthwatch Essex


If you are self isolating

If you are self Isolating or have a long term health condition, lonely and Isolated, house bound, in need of picking up shopping or in need of a friendly phone call then please contact CAVS Ways to Wellness team who will be happy to help on 01268 214000 or email:
CAVS are open Monday to Friday 9am-5pm.
Out of these hours please either leave a message or email:
For more information regarding NHS Pescription Services click here

For information getting food and supplies to those most vulnerable please call Essex Wellbeing Service on 0300 303 9988

Yellow Door Food Bank is open for those in need, for more information please visit their website Yellow Door