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Uttlesford District Council lets around 250 council properties each year.

Essex Energy Switch

Uttlesford District Council is pleased to announce a new community scheme which aims to help residents get a better deal on their bills.

Recycling & Waste Collections 2015

Details of all our collections for 2015.

Gypsies and Travellers

The Gypsy and Traveller Issues and Options Consultation runs until 2 February.

  • In the news26/01/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Drive to encourage voter registrations in Uttlesford before the election
    Every household in Uttlesford will soon receive a letter aimed at encouraging all eligible electors to register to vote. Read on
  • In the news26/01/2015 Police and Crime Commissioner for Essex
    Support website for victims of crime launched
    Essex Victim Gateway will give you information and advice on what to do if you have been a victim of crime in Essex. Read on
  • In the news26/01/2015 West Essex News Spinner
    Public invited to local NHS Board meeting in public next Thursday
    West Essex CCG is inviting members of the public to its board meeting in public Thursday 29 January. Read on
  • In the news22/01/2015 Keep Safe News Spinner
    High Sheriff of Essex backs 'Keep Safe' scheme in Saffron Walden
    An innovative scheme to help vulnerable people feel safe has been given the backing of the High Sheriff of Essex. Read on
  • In the news20/01/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Everything you wanted to know about being a district councillor
    Do you think you could help make a difference? Have you ever thought about standing to be a councillor? Read on
  • In the news16/01/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    End of the road for untaxed vehicles
    Two untaxed vehicles have been seized and scrapped by Uttlesford District Council, three months after the withdrawal of tax discs. Read on
  • In the news15/01/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Uttlesford District Council and UNISON celebrate Living Wage commitment
    Uttlesford District Council has been accredited as a Living Wage employer, it was announced today. Read on
  • In the news14/01/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Training course for Boccia leaders in Uttlesford
    An introductory course designed to encourage more people to take up boccia is being held in Saffron Walden next week. Read on
  • In the news14/01/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Park & Ride scheme to add extra car parking capacity in Saffron Walden
    A temporary park and ride facility is to be introduced in Saffron Walden to provide additional capacity for shoppers. Read on
  • In the news14/01/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Are you ready for winter?
    Uttlesford District Council will host an information point at the district's markets this month to ensure the local community is prepared for win... Read on
  • In the news09/01/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Benefits fraudster is £2,000 out of pocket after court hearing
    A Little Hallingbury man has been convicted of benefit fraud and ordered to pay almost £2,000 in charges. Read on
  • In the news09/01/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Training and workshops set to benefit Uttlesford businesses
    A series of support and training workshops aimed at giving a helping hand to the business community will be held in Uttlesford. Read on
  • In the news07/01/2015 Photo Competition Spinner
    Photographer's snap of a winter scene wins competition
    An amateur photographer's snap of an Uttlesford landmark will be going on display after it won in a competition. Read on
  • In the news07/01/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Wenden Road cycle path scheme takes major step forward
    The Wenden Road cycle path scheme in Saffron Walden has been agreed "in principle" by the County Council. Read on
  • In the news06/01/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Change of venue for Cabinet meeting
    Uttlesford District Council's next Cabinet meeting is to be held outside of Saffron Walden for the first time. Read on
  • In the news06/01/2015 Lost Footpath News Spinner
    'Lost' footpath is recovered thanks to the Highway Rangers
    A footpath so overgrown with vegetation that it had been all-but 'lost' to pedestrians has been given a new lease of life. Read on
  • In the news22/12/2014 AAA Default News Spinner
    Council receives Inspector's final report into Uttlesford's Local Plan
    Uttlesford District Council has received the Inspector's final report following his examination of the Local Plan. Read on
  • In the news18/12/2014 Xmas dinner
    Get your turkey ready for 'National Defrost Your Turkey Day'
    UDC will be supporting the Food Standards Agency on Monday 22 December. Read on
  • In the news16/12/2014 AAA Default News Spinner
    Colne builds its first affordable homes in Uttlesford
    Residents are set to benefit from the district's first affordable homes from the Essex-based housing association. Read on
  • In the news16/12/2014 AAA Default News Spinner
    Wanted: Two people committed to ensuring councillors maintain the highest standards of public behaviour
    UDC is looking for two people to work alongside its Standards Committee. Read on
  • In the news15/12/2014 Christmas Tree Recycling News Spinner
    Real Christmas tree and green waste recycling
    Once all the Christmas festivities are over, residents can recycle their real Christmas trees and green waste. Read on
  • In the news10/12/2014 AAA Default News Spinner
    Residents encouraged to take advantage of cashback funding scheme
    Uttlesford residents can apply for grants of up to £5,600 to improve the energy efficiency of their homes. Read on
  • In the news08/12/2014 AAA Default News Spinner
    Have your say: Consultation starts on Gypsy & Traveller site allocation options
    Residents are being urged to have their say on proposed Gypsy & Traveller site options for the district. Read on
  • In the news04/12/2014 Tour de France News Spinner
    Essex a winner from Tour de France
    Cllr Howard Rolfe said: "The Tour de France was a significant opportunity for Uttlesford to be shown to the world." Read on
  • In the news03/12/2014 Car parking consultation
    Free car parking scheme to support Uttlesford's town centres gets under way
    A series of free car parking initiatives began this week in Uttlesford's town centres over the festive period. Read on
  • In the news28/11/2014 AAA Default News Spinner
    Join scheme to save money on your energy bills this winter
    Residents and businesses across Uttlesford could save around £200 if they take part in a countywide switching scheme. Read on
  • In the news25/11/2014 AAA Default News Spinner
    Council responds to draft Sustainable Development Plan for airport
    More data needs to be made available before assessment can be made of MAG vision for Stansted Airport. Read on
  • In the news21/11/2014 Museum Sign News Spinner
    Family fun at Saffron Walden Museum this Christmas
    Make decorations for your tree and meet children's author Read on
  • In the news20/11/2014 Picture submitted by Sue Palmer
    Sandbag project gives parishes a head start this winter
    Stocks of sandbags have been put in place around the district. Read on
  • In the news19/11/2014 AAA Default News Spinner
    Food businesses: are you prepared for changes to food allergen information?
    Uttlesford District Council is reminding food business across the district that they need to be ready for new rules which will affect the way the... Read on
  • In the news14/11/2014 AAA Default News Spinner
    Business finance roadshow comes to Uttlesford
    Advice on how to access vital funding for growth will be available for Uttlesford's businesses at a workshop event. Read on
  • In the news11/11/2014 AAA Default News Spinner
    Uttlesford's community heroes and Tour Makers honoured at awards ceremony
    It was an evening to celebrate the outstanding contribution of Uttlesford's unsung heroes. Read on
  • In the news04/11/2014 AAA Default News Spinner
    District's future housing needs are set out at strategy conference
    Delegates considered the challenges to providing the best possible housing services for local people. Read on
  • In the news04/11/2014 AAA Default News Spinner
    Uttlesford District Council looks to become 'Living Wage' employer
    A proposal has been put forward recommending that Council employees are paid at least the Living Wage. Read on
  • In the news03/11/2014 Audley End News Spinner
    Residents urged to have their say on Audley End Conservation Area Appraisal
    Proposals to extend the Conservation Area boundary have been put forward. Read on
  • In the news03/11/2014 AAA Default News Spinner
    Uttlesford is top of the vox pops
    Uttlesford has come up trumps in a county-wide survey measuring resident satisfaction. Read on
  • In the news29/10/2014 Car parking consultation
    Council looks to introduce free car parking options running up to Christmas and into New Year
    The council is set to introduce a series of FREE car parking options. Read on
  • In the news27/10/2014 AAA Default News Spinner
    Uttlesford goes 'green' with its travel plan
    Uttlesford District Council has been recognised for its efforts in supporting green travel within the organisation. Read on
  • In the news24/10/2014 Littering It's not Cool
    Campaign leads to drop in litter across the county
    The amount of litter dropped in Essex reduced by over 20% following a county-wide initiative to tackle the issue. Read on
  • In the news22/10/2014 AAA Default News Spinner
    New political composition of Uttlesford District Council
    A new political group has been formed on Uttlesford District Council. Read on
  • In the news07/10/2014 Conservation Areas
    Elmdon residents urged to have their say on draft Conservation Area appraisal
    Proposals to extend the Conservation Area boundary of an Uttlesford village have been put forward. Read on