This page will let you know about Council consultations that are taking place in Tendring, how to get involved, find out what the responses were and what we've done about it. You'll find the key issues we're looking at in the district and take part if you wish.

Current Consultations:

Essex County Fire and Rescue Service

Essex County Fire and Rescue Service are holding a consultation which gives residents the chance to have their say on how their future priorities are delivered  They want to hear from people in Essex as part of their consultation.  Read more about how to get involved  in the Essex County Fire and Rescue Service consultation here.

Superfast Broadband

We want Tendring residents and businesses to tell us where they need superfast broadband. The survey about superfast broadband, plays a vital part in capturing demand for superfast broadband and the information used to help inform future planning where possible.

Sport and Recreation

We know how important sport and recreation is for the District and its residents. If you have views on whether there are enough sports and recreation facilities across Tendring – are there too many, or is there something lacking, please contact Mike Carran on 01255 686688 or

Car Parks

Parking services want to hear about your experiences of the Council's car parks, please fill out our online customer satisfaction survey.

Jaywick Sands Place Plan Supplementary Planning Document - Strategic Environmental Assessment Scoping Letter

The emerging Jaywick Sands Place Plan will guide the way in which development is delivered in approximately 90 hectares of Council-owned land and privately-owned plots.Tendring District Council is seeking views on the proposed scope and level of detail of the Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) to accompany the Place Plan. The purpose of the SEA is to provide for a high level of protection of the environment and to contribute to the integration of environmental considerations into the preparation and adoption of plans and programmes with a view to promoting sustainable development. The scoping work is the first stage in the SEA process. The Jaywick Place Plan SEA Scoping Letter, together with Annex A, Annex B and Annex C can be viewed here.

Forthcoming decisions

View forthcoming decisions to be made

Council Tenants

If you are a Council tenant there are lots of opportunities for you to get involved.  Visit the tenant involvement page for more information.

Contact Your Councillor

1. Do you have a local issue which you feel strongly about?

2. Do you need more things to do in your area?

3. Are you worried about crime or the environment where you live?

4. Do you feel that your voice isn’t being heard?

If the answer is yes to any of these questions, why not get in contact with the councillor that represents your part of the District? Find your Councillor.

Councillors are elected by the people of Tendring to represent your views and to do something about the issues in our local communities that affect us all.

If you feel strongly about an issue, don’t just sit there and wait for somebody else to do something about it, get together with your friends and contact your councillor to get things changed for the better. 

Useful Links

Essex County Council consultations

Colchester Borough Council consultations

Last updated on: 15/06/2020 - 09:09