Council Tenants 

The Communities Directorate manages around 6,500 council properties in towns and villages throughout the district. Chigwell, Loughton, Waltham Abbey, Epping and Ongar have some larger estates. The Council Tenants page covers area such as repairs and improvements to council properties, housing management, buying your home from the council and tenant involvement 

Housing Advice 

We offer advice on a wide range of housing issues. You may be looking for accommodation in the district, or you may be looking for assistance to help you stay in the home where you live now.  The housing advice pages cover: Applying to the council for housing and homelessness prevention; housing associations; housing services for older people; advice for owner occupiers, private tenants, landlords and residents of caravan or park home sites.




Decisions from Plans South 25 April 2018

Planning application decisions from the Area Planning Sub-Committee South meeting Wednesday 25... MOD_WPPOSTS_READMORE

Basildon woman guilty of housing fraud

Fadimana Altinsoy of Basildon Essex was successfully prosecuted by Epping Forest District Council... MOD_WPPOSTS_READMORE

Harlow and Gilston Garden Town Housing and Infrastructure Fund approved

East Herts Council, Harlow Council and Epping Forest Council are pleased that their Harlow and... MOD_WPPOSTS_READMORE

Decisions from DDMC 28 March 2018

Planning application decisions from the District Development Management Committee Wednesday 28... MOD_WPPOSTS_READMORE

Help to Buy Home Show coming to Chelmsford

If you're looking to get onto the property ladder, come along to the 'Help to Buy Home Show' on... MOD_WPPOSTS_READMORE

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