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Service update: Monday 20th September 2021. All recycling collections, including pink sack and glass collections are back on this week starting with Wickford on Monday 20 September.

Thank you for your patience and understanding whilst services have been disrupted. Please remember to put out your sacks on your usual collection day and note that the Barleylands Recycling Centre has returned to its normal opening times.

Basildon Council Housing Strategy 2018-2023

Image of cover page of Basildon Council Housing Strategy 2018-2023 documentThe Housing Strategy was adopted by Basildon Council in November 2017 and sets out Basildon Council's vision for housing in the Borough.

The Housing Strategy sets four priorities:

  • Meeting future growth needs
  • Making best use of existing homes
  • Support residents to create neighbourhoods they wish to live in and be part of
  • Support residents to improve housing opportunities and choice

Downloadable Documents

We have also included this video presentation with voice-over which will take you through the key points as described in the Draft Housing Strategy Executive Summary. The video enables the use of subtitles and translations when viewed on youtube.com or at full-size.

The following studies have informed the development of the Housing Strategy

Icon for pdf Basildon Council - Affordable Rent Study - Oct 2015 [1.04MB]

Icon for pdf Housing Needs Survey 2015 [730.67KB]

South Essex Strategic Housing Market Assessment (SHMA) May 2016 and Addendum Report, May 2017.

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