About the council

About the council

Uttlesford is a thriving, predominantly rural district in north-west Essex including Saffron Walden, Great Dunmow, Stansted Mountfitchet and Thaxted and about 100 villages and hamlets in between.


Our vision: Making Uttlesford the best place to live, work and play

The Corporate Plan 2021-2025 sets out the key priorities for the council, the principles that inform everything we do, and how we will do them.


► About Uttlesford

► Plans, policies and strategies

► Transparency

► Council directors, assistant directors and service heads

► Latest news from Uttlesford District Council


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► Customer Charter - our commitment to you

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► Equality and diversity

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