Skip Navigation | Accessibility | Downtime | Privacy & Cookies | Text Only |

Text Resize

A+ A A-


New Residents

a photo of a model house in a packing box with a sold sign next to it

Welcome to the Rochford District. As a new resident, you may have some questions about your new area. We hope the resources below will help to answer any queries you may have.

About the District Read our Guide to the Rochford District. About The District
Register to Vote Find out how to vote in your new area. Register to Vote
New Resident Pack Order our pack of useful information about the District.   New Resident Pack
Council Tax Bands Find out what Council Tax Band your new property is in. Council Tax Bands
Recycling and Household Waste Sites Find out where your local recycling and household waste sites are. Recycling and Household Waste Sites
Recycling Collections See when your rubbish and recycling collection days are. Rubbish and Recycling Collection
Local Councillors Find out who your local councillors are.  Local Councillors
Planning Applications Get information on how to make a planning application.   Planning Applications
District Events See what's happening in the Rochford District District Events
Your Local Libraries Find out where your local library is and the services it offers. Your Local Libraries
Your Council Learn more about us, your local council. Your Council
Your local schools Get information about the local education system.  Your local schools
Your local hospitals Find out where the nearest hospital is. Your local hospitals
Your local GP Use the NHS website to find your local GP surgery.  Your local GP
Your local Dentist Use the NHS website to find your nearest Dentist.  Your local Dentist
Compare TV, Broadband & Phone Packages Use Ofcom approved to find a package for your new home. Compare TV, broadband and phone packages


  • A pile of papers and text saying "District News - keep up to date online"
  • Information about parking charges - click the banner to find out more information
  • Newly retired? Find out what to do next - click the banner to find out more information
  • Links to information about events in the District - click the banner to find out more