The Parish Clerk - Mrs Peachey, is available in the Parish Office between 09.00am - 1.00pm Monday to Thursday and can be contacted during those hours.

Council Offices, Ogilvie Hall, Wignall Street, Lawford, Essex, CO11 2JG 

    Telephone: 01206 395898      Mobile: 07934140523 Email:
  Please note: the offices are not open to the public, therefore please ring the bell and the Clerk will come to the door.




  If you have an urgent matter and need to speak to a Councillor go to the Parish Council tab and Councillors, where you will find Councillors contact details. 


The Council meet on the third Monday of the Month at 7.15pm in the Wignall Room at Ogilvie Hall and members of the press and public are always welcome to attend.



Information and News:

  • 15 February 2017 - Amendment made to items 9 d) and 11 of Council meeting agenda for 20 February 2017.
  • DEVELOPMENT OF LAND SOUTH OF LONG ROAD MISTLEY -  Public Consultation to be held on Friday 17 February 2017 3pm-7pm. 
  • Lawford Parish Council's Planning Committee will now meet on the first Monday of the month at 6.30pm, however due to circumstance the meeting on 6 February 2017 will begin at 6.15pm.
  • WARNING of another SCAM involving PARKING FINES - Information from Essex Community Policing
  • Christmas and New Year Refuse Collection dates.
  • PLEASE READ and advise the vulnerable and elderly - SCAM phone calls - Information from Essex Comunity Policing
  • Safety Information from Essex Community Policing
  • Salt Scheme
  • Awareness of Door to Door Traders
  • The Planning meeting scheduled for this evening (14 November 2016) has been cancelled.
  • Recycling of small electrical items can be carried out at Manningtree Library during their opening hours.
  • Work being carried out by the Environment Agency in Lawford
  • Vacancy for a School Crossing Patrol Operator
  • Notification of temporary road closures October 2016
  • Garden City - response to requests for restrictions to stop motorists speeding through the area
  • For updated information on Recycling
  • Closure of Grange Road, Lawford - for details click here
  • An extraordinary meeting of the Highways and Planning Committees will be held on 5 September 2016 at 6pm.  Click here for the Agenda. Go to Parish Council / Planning to read the minutes and associated documrents.
  • As no planning applications have been received the Planning Committee meeting on Monday 8 August 2016 has been CANCELLED
  • Information and dates for Local Plan Exhibitions - click here
  • Lawford Green - application 15/00876/OUT (outline planning application) has been approved by Tendring District Council Planning Committee.
  • Parking restrictions Queensway - click here to view the statement issued by the Chair of the Highways Committee
  • Lawford Parish Council has two Casual Vacancies for the office of Councillor, click here for more information
  • Information about surface dressing of roads here.
  • The Website is in the process of being updated, at present it is the Agendas and Minutes of Committee Meetings that are being uploaded.  If you require access to particular Committee Meeting Minutes please contact the office and arrangements can be made to provide you with a 'hard copy'.
  • To view current Parish Council Minutes go to Parish Council/Agendas & Minutes/Council Minutes and chose the year you wish to view.
  • Following the December 2015 Council Meeting unapproved minutes will be published, but it should be noted that until approved, and signed at the following months Council Meeting, the minutes may be amended by Council.





Contact Information

The Council Offices,
Ogilvie Hall,
Wignall street,
CO11 2JG

01206 395898