The University of Essex campus:
Block G, Parkside,
Tel 01206 244 700
Text 07539 114 114
Our office is open
Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm
Our email and social media inboxes are monitored during office hours only.
Colne's Christmas opening hours
Friday 20 December: 9am - 5pm
Monday 23 December: closed
Tuesday 24 December Christmas Eve: closed
Wednesday 25 December Christmas Day: closed
Thursday 26 December Boxing Day: closed
Friday 27 December: closed
Monday 30 December: 10am - 4pm
Tuesday 31 December New Year's Eve: 10am - 3.30pm
Wednesday 1 January New Year's Day: closed
Thursday 2 January: usual hours resume (9am - 5pm)
Emergency repairs include:
Total loss of heating
Total loss of electricity
Fire alarm system requiring resetting
Sewer overflow into the property
Or anything that cannot wait until the next working day.
If you are a resident living in Cobbs Place, Dawn House or Peverell House, Chelmsford, please contact Origin Housing on 0300 323 0325.
Email address for councillors
To help us provide the best possible customer service we have a dedicated email inbox for all councillors to send their queries too. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
During office hours please email your enquiry to email@example.com
If you have an urgent press query out of hours please call 01206 244700.
To use the text messaging services, text 07539 114 114 and start your message with:
RENT To receive a call back from the Income Management Team
REPAIR To receive a call back from the Customer Services Team
BAL To receive the balance of your rent account
CARD To receive a new Allpay payment card
DD to set up a direct debit
There are a number of car parking spaces available for visitors at our new office. In addition to this, there is a pay and display car park situated within walking distance of our premises.
The nearest bus stop to our new office is on Capon Road.
See the bus information and departure times >>
The closest train stations are Colchester mainline station, Colchester Town station and Hythe station.