Now select the representative you’d like to contact
You have several elected representatives at different levels of government.
If you aren't sure who to contact, please read this advice.
Your district councillors
Your county councillor
Your Member of Parliament
Your Members of the European Parliament
Your 2 Tolleshunt D'arcy district councillors represent you on Maldon District Council. The District Council is responsible for local services, including planning, council housing, and rubbish collection. Most district councillors are not paid a salary, but get a basic allowance for the work they do.
Your Heybridge and Tollesbury county councillor represents you on Essex County Council. The County Council is responsible for local services, including education, social services, transport, roads (except trunk roads and motorways), public rights of way, and libraries. Most county councillors are not paid a salary, but get a basic allowance for the work they do.
Your Witham MP represents you in the House of Commons. The House of Commons is responsible for making laws in the UK and for overall scrutiny of all aspects of government.
House of Lords
Lords are not elected by you, but they still get to vote in Parliament just like your MP. You may want to write to a Lord (more info).
Your 7 Eastern MEPs represent you in the European Parliament. They scrutinise proposed European laws and the budget of the European Union, and provide oversight of its other decision-making bodies.