Toggle menu


Councillors approve ambitious package of investments for 2024/25

New homes, healthcare facilities and investment in our high streets, as well as continued investment in local estates. Councillors have approved these and other investment proposals at a meeting of the Full Council on Thursday 22 February 2024, following provisional approval of the annual budget by the Cabinet on Thursday 8 February 2024.

Read more: In the news: Councillors approve ambitious package of investments for 2024/25


Garden waste banner sign up

It's time to subscribe to the weekly garden waste subscription service for 2024/2025.

Subscribe here: Garden Waste Subscription Service 2024/2025

To find out information about all your waste and recycling services, please visit: Waste and Recycling 

Meet the Leader events

Ask questions at Q&A events across the borough, with Councillor Andrew Baggott, the Leader of Basildon Council. The sessions are open to all residents, with no booking required. The next session will take place on Thursday 29 February 2024 from 6.30pm to 8pm at The Place, Pitsea Leisure Centre.

For further information, please visit: Meet the Leader events

In the news: Application by new operator to change Advertising sign for East Square cinema

Basildon Council has received an application to change the advertising sign on the cinema at East Square to Vue cinemas.

Read more

New major planning application at land to the south of Wash Road, Wash Road, Laindon, Essex

To view or comment on the hybrid planning application for up to 400 residential dwellings comprising detailed planning permission for Phase 1 for the erection of 65 residential dwellings at land to the south of Wash Road, Wash Road, Laindon, Essex

Copy and paste the following application number into the portal search bar

  • 23/01551/OUT


Council Tax and Housing Benefits e-Services

Log into e-Services for a number of functions - check your bill or balance, change your details or apply for a bill reduction. Access your Council Tax or Housing Benefit account, check your balance, apply for a bill reduction, report changes in your circumstances and more.

Sign-up to the Council's e-newsletter

Sign up to receive updates straight into your inbox.