In the News:- Council achieves Customer Service Excellence award
21 January 2019 - Basildon Council's Customer Services department has been awarded the prestigious Customer Service Excellence (CSE) standard.
In the News:- Council launches StreetLink campaign to encourage people to refer someone sleeping rough
21 January 2019 - A campaign aimed at encouraging shoppers to refer rough sleepers to help and advice has been launched in Basildon and Billericay.
18 January 2019 - A Billericay man who won a £250 voucher to spend at a local charity that refurbishes household electrical appliances and furniture for resale has donated his prize to a domestic abuse charity.
17 January 2019 - An innovative partnership between Basildon Council and not-for-profit organisation, Things Made Public CIC, saw the launch of the Culture Club in East Square before Christmas.
16 January 2019 - Basildon Council will commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day by hosting a special service in the Eastgate Centre.
16 January 2019 - Basildon Council have been handed a petition by Wickford residents who would like to see a Town Council established.
15 January 2019 - Residents wanting to find out more about crime prevention are being urged to attend the final Together for Safer Communities meetings of the municipal year.
11 January 2019 - Takeaways are being offered support to play a part in reducing the impact of diet-related ill health by taking small steps to reduce the fat, salt, and sugar levels in the foods they serve.
09 January 2019 - An Uber driver has been found guilty of unlawfully plying for hire in the borough and driving without insurance following a joint operation by Basildon Council's licensing team and Essex Police.
09 January 2019 - Community and voluntary groups have just two weeks left to apply for funding of up to £2,000 towards their projects.
In the News:- Year of celebrations launched to mark Basildon's 70th birthday
04 January 2019 - Today marks 70 years since Basildon new town was created, with the community coming together to celebrate the milestone.