At the current time all Council meetings will be held in Sweyne Park School unless otherwise stated on the Agenda. Meetings will be held in the main school hall at Sweyne Park School, Cheapside West, Rayleigh.

The public are entitled to attend meetings in person, subject to the Government’s COVID-19 restrictions and total numbers in the venue being maintained. There will be a limited number of spaces for members of the public to attend each meeting.

If you wish to attend a meeting in person, please email member.services@rochford.gov.uk and specify which meeting you want to attend. Spaces will be allocated on a first come first served basis. You will only be admitted to the meeting if you have registered with Member Services. This is in order to ensure that the Council complies with track and trace requirements.

Welcome to the Council Committee Management Information System (CMIS).

Here you are able to find out about decision making and individuals who represent you.

Decisions can be made by the Executive (8 Executive Members either meeting as a whole or making individual (Portfolio Holder) decisions), the Council (all Members meeting as a whole) or by a Committee/Sub-Committee.  

If you are interested in finding out about a decision made by an individual Portfolio Holder go to the Decisions link.  If you want a decision made by Full Council, the Executive or a Committee/Sub-Committee go to the Meetings link and look under the appropriate meeting.

Please note that all public Agendas, Minutes and decision documents are available from 1 January 2001 onwards. Prior to this time, extracts from the Council's Minute Books are available for each calendar year (1973 - 1999 inclusive). These records are fully searchable. Some Minute extracts are large and may take time to load. 

Rochford District Council is comprised of 21 Conservative Members, 10 Rochford District Residents Members, 5 Liberal Democrat Members, 2 Independent Members and 1 Green Member.  


If you would like to see any information relating to the Association of South Essex Local Authorities (ASELA), please click on the following link which will take you to the ASELA website: ASELA website


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