FAQ’s

Below are a few of the more frequently asked questions to help you with any quick queries. Please do contact us if there is anything further we can help you with.

The North Essex Parking Partnership is responsible for enforcing waiting restrictions. Their contact details are:

North Essex Parking Partnership, PO Box 5575, Town Hall, Colchester, CO1 1XQ.

Enquiries: 01206 282316
Automated Payments: 01206 507275
Email: parking@colchester.gov.uk

Uttlesford District Council recycling and waste department.

Essex County Council, click here to report a problem.

Uttlesford District Council or the Environment Agency. Click here for more information

The Parish Council is responsible for the majority of the street lights in the village so contact us in the first instance.

Uttlesford District Council is the planning authority for our area. Their contact details are:

  • Telephone: 01799 510510 (Monday to Thursday: 09:30 – 16:00 and Friday: 09:30 – 15:30).
  • Email planning
  • Complete an online enquiry form

The Parish Council is consulted on all planning applications and these form an agenda item on Full Parish Council Meetings. If the Parish Council has concerns about an application they will be taken into account when the application is considered by the planning Committee.

To request an application form email DD_carparking@stanstedairport.com

For more information click here.

There are many options for places to stay in the Stansted area. Click here for a map with links to accommodation in Stansted.

The airport is approximately 4 miles from the village and will take about 10 minutes to drive to. Please click here to see a map showing the distance from Stansted Mountfitchet to Stansted Airport.

As the village is only 4 miles from the airport, most people choose; taxi, bus and train. Or if you are feeling energetic it is a half hour walk on country roads.

The windmill is open on the first Sunday in the month from Spring to Autumn. Please click here for more information on the Windmill.

The Castle & Toy Museum are open daily from: Saturday 8th March – Sunday 9th November 2014, 10:00 – 17:00 (including all weekends and bank holidays). Last admission is 15:45. Click here to view their website.

No! You get them from Uttlesford District Council. For more information click here.

Yes! If you are over 60 and live within the Uttlesford District Council area you can get your railcard at a discounted rate.

Speak to our clerk by calling 01279 813 214 or call into the office.

Speak to Uttlesford District Council they will be able to advise you. For more information click here.