The Parish Clerk is the first point of contact for any queries or information:

Ann Crisp, Great Maplestead Parish Clerk

New House, St Giles Close, Great Maplestead, Essex CO9 2RW

Tel: 01787 460216 or e-mail:


Please contact by e-mail wherever possible, or by telephone, between 4.00 p.m. and 6.00 p.m. Mondays to Thursdays


The Clerk is also the Statutory and Responsible Finance Officer employed by the Council and is responsible for implementing Council decisions.


PARISH COUNCILLORS AND THEIR RESPONSIBILITIES (click the e-mail address to contact):

Martin Elms      

Chairman. Highways & Road Safety, Task Force, Finance Review

Hunterswood, Church Street, Gt.Maplestead, Essex CO9 2RG

01787 461 421  

Steve Harris      

Vice-Chairman. Parish Council Website & Newsletter, Footpaths, Care in the Community Working Party

The Forge, Lucking Street, Gt. Maplestead, Essex CO9 2RE

01787 462 818
Peter Haylock      

Planning, Grant Funding Working Party, Personnel Committee

Mossings, Lucking Street, Gt.Maplestead, Essex CO9 2RE

01787 460 302
Ian Johnson      

Neighbourhood Watch & Crime Prevention, Transport, Personnel Committee 

Pink Cottage, Purls Hill, Gt. Maplestead, Essex CO9 2QX

01787 461 109
Patricia Maile      

Grant Funding Working Party, Care in the Community Working Party, Environment

Kent House, Church Street, Gt.Maplestead, Essex CO9 2RQ

01787 461 002

Joe Newton      

Playing Field, Emergency Officer

Springwells, Lucking Street, Gt Maplestead, Essex CO9 2RE

01787 461 308
Simon Last      

Special Projects and other responsibilities tba

Barretts Hall, Gt.Maplestead, Essex CO9 2QX

01787 462 957

[Note: It was agreed that all Officer responsibilities will be reviewed before the 3rd July meeting and agreed then]


The Great Maplestead Parish Councillors Register of Interests will be found here once it has been updated