Parking and Travel

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Bus Passes

Information about bus passes and how to apply for one from Essex County Council

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Links to information about bus services in the District

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Car parks

Information about the eleven Pay & Display car parks across the District.

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Community transport

Community Transport is a non-profit making scheme that provides transport to residents of the District who are unable to access Public Transport.
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On street parking and resident parking schemes

The Essex Parking Partnership (north and south) under an agency agreement with Essex County Council is responsible for the administration of all on-street parking enforcement across Essex and resident parking schemes.

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Street lighting and highways

Links to information about highway defects, reporting pot holes, part night lighting, snow and ice, vehicular crossovers and more
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Street naming and numbering

In this section you will find information on Street Naming and Numbering for developers and householders.
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Taxi and private hire vehicles

The Council is responsible for the licensing of hackney carriage (taxis) and private hire vehicles, which carry passengers for hire and reward up to a maximum of 8 passenger seats, vehicles over 8 passenger seats are required to be licensed by the Area Traffic Commissioner