Welcome to the Marks Tey Parish Council website


Marks Tey Parish Council includes the villages of Marks Tey and Little Tey.

Both are situated approximately six miles west of Colchester.



The Council provides recreation facilities, including a children's playground, skateboard park, basketball court, football pitches and the Parish Hall complex. For a list of clubs and associations that regularly use our hall, please click here

The Parish Hall has three halls available for hire and information about them can be found on the Parish Hall Hire page. For Hall Hire information / enquiries please email: bookings@marksteyparish.org.uk




To fill in the Neighbourhood Plan Questionnaire online, click here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/X7KKLQC

To download, print or save a copy of the Questionnaire - click here


A120 / A12 ROADWORKS 2017 

The A120 through Marks Tey and the A12 south slip road at Marks Tey are being resurfaced starting on Monday 9th January 2017 until May 2017. The roadway, footpaths, streetlights, signs, and fences will be worked upon between 20.00 and 06.00. Please see the attached for details of roadworks. 

Further information will be posted as it becomes available 

Road access information - click here.   

Highways England letter 6 December 2016 - click here.    Appendix to letter with detiled informartion - click here

Highways England January 2017 update letter - click here.   Appendix to letter with detailed information - click here 

Highways Engalnd letter dated 6 Januaury 2017 re works near Great Bromley - click here

Register of works drawings - click here.    Link to actual works drawings - https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0ByhCurDOusOBNzZvQWhuTHJ3NEk 



Part Time Administrative/Bookings Assistant          Up to £16,191 full time pro rata - 16 hours per week - 1 Year Fixed Term Contract     Please click Staff Vacancies tab on the left.


Office Opening Hours 

Parish Clerk - Tuesday and Thursday 9:30 to 15:30

Premises Manager & Assistant Clerk - Tuesday and Thursday 10:00 to 14:00 

Christmas 2016 / New Year 2017 - The Parish Council Offices will be closed from 15.30 on Thursday 22 December 2016 until Tuesday 3 January 2017 at 9.30

Parish Council meetings

Agenda for next meetings:-

Full Council meeting Monday 13 February 2017 at 6.30 pm.  Agenda to follow  

All meetings are held in the Council Room, Parish Hall, Old London Road starting at  6.30pm (unless stated otherwise) and members of the press and public are warmly invited to attend.  


Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group 

Are you interested in what your local village will look like in the future? 

Have you a particular interest area? 

Would you like to help? 

You are very welcome to attend the local Neighbourhood Plan steering group meeting on alternate Wednesdays in the Parish Hall at 7.30

 Next meeting dates are :  

  • 4 January 2017
  • 1st February 2017 

Please also see the Neighbourhood Plan Tab on this web site for further details 

Facebook page  https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=mtnp

Or contact the steering group Chairman Gerald.wells@talktalk.net

Let your council and your M.P. know what you think about your village development.

 Borough Councillors:




 MP: Priti Patel withammp@parliament.uk


Colchester Borough Council - Local Plan Preferrred Options Consultation - September 2016

Please click here for the Parish Councils response to the local plan preferred options consultation 16 September 2016



Notice of Vacancy in the Office of Councillor click here 

Marks Tey Parish Council is looking for new Parish Councillors – Would you like to join the Parish Council?  Click Here






Contact Information

Parish Hall, Old London Road,
Marks Tey


01206 213250