The Parish Clerk – Mrs Debbie Tennant
(is available during
office hours only and is contracted
for just 10 hours per week, she or a designated Councillor
will respond to all communications as soon as practicable)

for Clerk's Contact Information, see bottom of this page

You may find it more appropriate and get a quicker response
by contacting the designated Council representative.
Click on Councillors/Representatives


 Essential Parish Coronavirus Announcements -  17th November 2020

1) Coronavirus (Covid-19) official information and contacts
From 00.01 today (5th November) until 2nd December,
HM Government has adopted fuller COVID lockdown
restrictions in ENGLAND

Please click here  for contents and links in our COVID 19 section including:
- restrictions and exemptions from current regulations
- up-to-date numbers on the spread of the virus
at local and national levels
- details of the NHS Track and Trace facility
- information on using defibrillators.

NB From requests to the Parish Clerk and on social media platforms,
it appears some residents are unclear as to whether their address
comes under Essex County Council (ECC) or another local authority.
As soon as we can obtain definitive information, a list will be published
on this website for all Sheering Parish council addresses.
Until that happens as a general guide,
DISTRICT COUNCIL you will be resident in ESSEX,
and under ECC authority.
If you have Bishops Stortford and/or Hertfordshire in your registered
POSTAL address, this is for Royal Mail sorting office purposes only.

2)  The Parish Council Meeting scheduled
for 25th November will not take place

Click here for further details


B183 roadworks at Longlands Bridge over the M11
These ae scheduled to last for four weeks between Monday 16th November
and Monday 14th December 2020.
For complete details of traffic restrictions and closures including a map
of the official diversion route click here
or visit Essex Highways in Commumity Interest items

M11 Roadworks and closures
Latest updates 30/09/20
Major roadworks, lane and full road closures will
commence on 5th October 2020 for eleven weeks

Click here for details


Audit 2019-20

The Notice of Public Rights and copies of the
Annual Governance and Accounting Return have been signed off
by the external auditor can be viewed online
See under Finance or click here.

Parking Restrictions in Lower Sheering
Updated 21/10/20

Regarding parking restrictions in
the Four Ashes. Ash Groves and Meadow Way in
Lower Sheering
click here for latest information, details and map.


  Normal Refuse collection day is WEDNESDAY 

 Any queries?
Please phone Epping Forest District Council main switchboard
on 01992 564000


 Salt for footpath clearing
Click on Parish Information Bulletins from this site


  Traffic & police update.
Click on Parish Information Bulletins from this site


Fraud and Scam alerts - updated 28/11/2020
The parish council accepts regular alerts from the 
Essex & Kent Serious Crime Directorate,
To view details of
the latest reported Frauds and Scams. 
Select the link at the top of the Home page or click here  


 Local Plan
 All information received from Epping Forest District Council
can be accessed on the Local Plan tab on this website

 or at

 Up-to-date information and progress on M11 Junction 7a

click here for latest (26/09/20) information available on this site.



Flytipping and rubbish dumping 
phone EFDC 01992 564608 during office hours
or 01992 564000 out of hours.

ECC Highways (e.g. Pot holes, street lighting)
phone 0345 6037631 or via

Power Cuts
to report or for up to date information phone 105   

Non-Emergency Police 
phone 101 


Contact Information

1 New Row, The Street, Sheering
Bishops Stortford
CM22 7LZ

01279 734580