Council and democracy news
Have your say on parish boundariesPublished: Monday, 31st July 2017
The first wide-ranging review of parish boundaries in more than 30 years
Results for UK Parliament General Election - Braintree & Witham constituenciesPublished: Friday, 9th June 2017
Results of UK Parliamentary General Election 2017
Election of County CouncillorsPublished: Friday, 5th May 2017
The results of the 2017 Essex County Council elections
Braintree District Council takes steps to ensure garden communities have infrastructure first approachPublished: Wednesday, 30th November 2016
Councillors agreed with officer recommendations to take the next steps towards garden communities - subject to their allocation under the Local plan process.
District residents to receive important voter registration informationPublished: Wednesday, 15th July 2015
Households in the Braintree District will soon be receiving a form asking residents to check whether the information that appears on the electoral register for those living at their address is correct
Braintree District Council Cabinet appointments to be announcedPublished: Thursday, 21st May 2015
Cllr Graham Butland, Leader of the Conservative Group, will be reappointed as Leader of Braintree District Council, subject to confirmation at the Annual General Meeting of the Council on the 28 May.
Countdown on to registration deadlinePublished: Wednesday, 18th March 2015
RESIDENTS who will be aged 18 or over on May 7th have just five more weeks to ensure they are registered to vote in this year’s national and local elections.
Register to vote todayPublished: Tuesday, 10th February 2015
IN the wake of National Voter Registration Day (5 February), Braintree District Council is encouraging any local residents not yet registered to vote to go online now to register.