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.
Select Councillors/Representatives




 For further details and to apply, please contact: -

Mrs D Tennant (Clerk)

Tel: 01279 734580


Closing date: 31st May 2021

Parish Coronavirus Announcements

 1) Steps out of Lockdown and Roadmap Updated - 14/04/2021

The National Lockdown regulations have been amended as outlined by
HM Government
in two documents relating to the easing of restrictions.
Stage one - ended on 11th April -
stage two was implemented on 12th April.
Restrictions for Stage 3 will be reviewed before scheduled
implementation on 17th May, and the possible
end of regulations is still planned for 21/06/2021.
To view these documents click Steps and Roadmap

2)  Coronavirus (Covid-19) official information and contacts

Please click 
here for contents and links in our COVID 19 section including:
- restrictions under and exemptions from national 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 during COVID restrictions.

3) What region/area does my home come in  for COVID restrictions?
Updated and effective at 5th January 2021

Please read the following NOTES

DISTRICT COUNCIL you will be designated as resident
in ESSEX ,
and thus under ECC authority.
then, If you use Bishops Stortford and/or Hertfordshire
and/or Harlow in your registered POSTAL address,
this is for Royal Mail sorting office purposes only.
or, if you submit or view a planning application made to EFDC
or receive correspondence from them and
which shows Harlow in the details,
this refers to the electoral constituency and is for
administrative purposes only

Non-COVID Parish items
M11 Roadworks and closures
including affected local roads
Latest updates 05/04/21
Major roadworks, lane and full road closures will
be in place during March and April
 click here for details

Latest M11/Junction 7A Link planning - updated 05/04/21
Click here for details of excess lorry movements and
newsletters from Contractors


 Fraud and Scams - updated 03/05/21
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 Elections 2021 - added 21/03/21
1) For notice relating to the election of a County Councillor
click here,
NB Sheering comes within the constituency
of North Weald and Nazeing.

2) For notice relating to the election of the
Essex County Po
lice, Fire & Crime Commisioner
click here
 Epping Forest District Council announcement - updated 13.03.21
"Click it Local" - your local high street delivered.

Same day delivery

Residents anywhere in the district can use the
new service to buy from any local shop
and have it delivered on the same day
Click here for further details


Parking Issues in Sheering parish
Updated 14/03/21

Please Note
The Parish Council has no powers to instigate action directly,
to resolve parking issues that residents have.
If you do have ANY related issues or concerns please use
the following contact details to report Parking issues :-

Telephone No 01206 282316
via weblink

 but please also keep us informed, by e-mail, of response(s) you receive.

Specifically regarding parking restrictions last update 21/10/20 in
the Four Ashes. Ash Groves and Meadow Way in
Lower Sheering
click here for latest information, details and map.


Flooding and Drainage new 12/02/2021
For information concerning recent issues on Highways
flooding within the Parish click here
or visit Parish Information Bulletins

New Princess Alexandra Hospital update new 24/01/2021
For information on and details of a consultation from EFDC
click here or visit Community interest items

Are you interested in walking? new 24/01/2021
For information visit Community information items

Planning Matters update revised 25/01/2021
The Parish Council has been receiving an increasing
number of requests for them to deal with planning
issues over which they have no authority.
For complete details on how these should be handled and
who to contact, please click here, and then visit Planning Matters
where details of latest Applications & Decisions (updated 03/05/21) are also available.

Interested in singing? new 12/02/21
To assist with Mental Health issues in lockdown, click here
to find out about an online choir open to all.


Annual Financial Statutory Audit
For records of Parish Counicil audits
see under Finance or click here.

 Normal Refuse collection day is WEDNESDAY 

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


Police - new 01/03/21
Click on Parish Information Bulletins from this site
for details from Essex Police (Epping Forest & Local area) and from
the Essex County Council Police, Fire & Crime


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

 or at



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