Welcome to Theydon Bois Parish Council.

Your Village. Our Community.

Theydon Bois is a vibrant residential village and civil parish situated in the Epping Forest district of the county of Essex. Our Parish Council is a very active one. Please feel free to look around our website and find out more about our work and our mission to ensure that our village remains a very pleasant place to live, to work and to visit. 

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Working for you


Whether you’re an existing resident or a new one, attending a monthly Parish Council meeting will give you a true insight into the work we do throughout the village – from covering Finance, Highways, Allotments, Planning and Community Initiatives to Cemetery and much, much more.


Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, Council meetings will now take place via video conferencing. Any member of the public or press wishing to participate should please email the Clerk for the Zoom details on parishclerk@theydonbois-pc.gov.uk


To see the latest Agenda’s, please click on the ‘Meetingsdrop down.  All Agenda’s will be published on the Friday before the date of the next meeting.

Next Meeting of Full Council: Thursday 29th April 2021 

Next Meeting of the Planning Committee: Thursday 13th May 2021



Latest Council News


The Chairman and Councillors of Theydon Bois Parish Council offer our sincere condolences to Her Majesty the Queen and the Royal Family on the sad news of the death of His Royal Highness Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. We join with people across Theydon Bois in...

Cemetery gates to close at night.

Following recent anti-social behaviour at the Theydon Bois cemetery at night. Councillors have reluctantly decided to close the gates to vehicles at night. The gates will therefore close at 5pm each evening. Pleae ensure all cars are removed by this time.  


Fast COVID test centre opens in Theydon Bois 


National lockdown: Stay at Home

  • You must stay at home. This is the single most important action we can all take to protect the NHS and save lives.
  • You must not leave your home unless necessary.
  • Stay 2 metres apart from anyone not in your household or bubble.

    For further details, go to gov.uk/coronavirus


    Coronavirus Survey


    Help us to better understand COVID-19

    Have you changed your day-to-day life to prevent you, or a loved one, from catching the Coronavirus? If so, we would like to know how and if you think your actions worked.

    Have you become ill with Coronavirus or Coronavirus-like symptoms since the pandemic started? If so, we would like to know the treatments you have tried and if you think they helped.

    To help beat COVID-19 and to take part in a survey by the University of Southampton – please click here: www.rtocovid19.com

    As a thank you for your participation between now and March 2021 we are awarding over 60 vouchers (ranging from £5 to £500) as prizes to be won. See the survey for further details.


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    Council News

    Please keep checking this page to ensure you are completely up-to-date with all the latest news.

    Theydon Bois Parish Council Offices


    We cover Finance, Highways, Allotments, Planning, Community Initiatives, Cemetery and much, much more.

    Theydon Bois Allotments


    The Theydon Bois Parish Council Allotments are conveniently situated just off Loughton Lane

    All public meetings in the Village Hall have been postponed until further notice

    Planning Committee Meetings: 

    Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, meetings of the Parish Council Planning Committee will take place via video conferencing. Any parties wishing to submit written comments for consideration by the above Committee, or wishing to register to speak on a specific application, should please email directly to the Planning Clerk on planning@theydonbois-pc.gov.uk by 17:00 on the day prior to the meeting.

    To see the Agenda please click on ‘Planning Meetings‘ under the ‘Meetings’ drop down.

    Next Meeting: Thursday 13th May 2021


    Visiting our Parish Office team

    The Parish Office is located at Theydon Bois Village Hall. Opening hours are posted on the office door. Each member of our team will be as flexible as possible, though there will be occasions when the office is closed due to training or holiday commitments.  Presently, the office will be open on Thursday and Friday mornings only.   

    Agendas for Council Meetings will be displayed on the Noticeboard outside the Village Hall, in Coppice Row, 3 days before the public meeting and on this website. Copies can also be obtained by contacting the Parish Office. 



    Get in Touch. Get Involved.

    Would you like the opportunity to make a difference?  If so, we openly encourage residents to attend meetings to engage with the Parish Council and see how you can be part of community projects and initiatives.

    For more information about the village of Theydon Bois, its history and the range of activities on offer, please visit:  theydon.org.uk

    Parish Office, Village Hall Coppice Row, Theydon Bois, Essex CM16 7ER

    Call us: 01992 813442

    Email us: parishclerk@theydonbois-pc.gov.uk