What Council does What

There are three councils that are responsible for services in your area.

These are: South Woodham Ferrers Town Council (SWFTC), Essex County Council (ECC) and Chelmsford City Council (CCC)

The tick signifies that that council has responsibility for the service. The i icon signifies the council may be involved on a consultive basis.

 Responsibilities ECC CCC SWFTC
 Abandoned Vehicles - tick -
 Advertising Signs - tick -
 Allotments - tick tick
 Arts and Entertainment tick tick -
 Building Control - tick -
 Bylaws - tick tick
 CCTV - tick -
 Care for the Elderly tick - -
 Cemetery & Crematorium - including municipal funerals - tick -
 Champions Manor Hall Community Centre - - tick
 Charitable Street Collections - tick -
 Child Care tick - -
 Civic Amenity Sites tick - -
 Children's Play Areas - tick -
 Collingwood School Pond - - tick
 Compass Gardens - tick -
 Concessionary Fares - tick -
 Council Housing - tick -
 Council Meetings tick tick tick
 Council Tax - including benefits - tick -
 Cycle Paths tick - -
 Disabled parking (Blue Badges) tick - -
 Dog Litter - tick -
 Drains - highway drains tick - -
 Drains - private sewers - tick -
 Dropped Kerbs - tick info
 Economic Development tick tick -
 Educational services tick - info
 Electoral Register - tick -
 Emergency Planning tick tick -
 Environmental Services/Health - tick -
 Foliage Control - tick -
 Footpaths (e.g. Scholars Walk) tick - -
 Garden of Remembrance - - tick
 Graffiti - tick -
 Grass Cutting - tick -
 Gritting & Salting tick - -
 Highways tick - -
 Homelessness - tick -
 Housing - tick -
 Lamp posts tick - -
 Leisure centres/sports centres - tick -
 Libraries - including mobile tick - -
 Licensing (all forms of) - tick -
 Litter - tick tick
 Marsh Farm Country Park tick - -
 Mayor - tick tick
 Millennium Place - - tick
 Museums Service - tick -
 Noise Nuisance & Control - tick -
 Parking - car parks and residential permits - tick -
 Parks including playing fields - tick info
 Pavements tick - -
 Planning tick tick info
 Pollution tick tick -
 Public Seats and Shelters tick tick tick
 Public Transport tick - -
 Recreational Facilities - tick -
 Refuse Collection and recycling - tick -
 Road signs - for traffic direction      
 Road signs - street nameplates - tick -
 Roads tick - -
 Roadside Verges & Roundabouts tick tick -
 Saltcoats Park - tick -
 Social Services tick - -
 Street Cleaning and sweeping - tick info
 Street Lighting tick - -
 Trading Standards tick - -
 Traffic Management tick - info
 Trees Preservation orders - tick info
 Tourism tick tick -
 Village Hall Children's Play Area and Blue Cage - - tick
 Waste Disposal and Management tick - -
 Woodham Fenn - - tick