Christmas and New Year

Festive Opening Hours Confirmed

Essex FA have confirmed their opening hours over the forthcoming festive period

The Essex FA Office will be closed at 5pm on Wednesday 21st December, with Thursday 22nd December being normal working hours but with remote working. The office will re-open at 9am on Tuesday 3rd January.

If you have an urgent discipline enquiry during this time, please email and this mailbox will be monitored. Further information on discipline matters in football can be found here.

If you believe a child is at risk or have a safeguarding concern, please contact either the police on 999 or Children Services on 0345 603 7627 during office hours or 0845 606 1212 outside of office hours. Further information on safeguarding in football can be found on our website here.

Please see below the full festive period opening hours:

Thursday 22nd December 2022 – Office closed but normal working hours

Friday 23rd December – Closed

Saturday 24 December 2022 (Christmas Eve)

Sunday 25 December 2022 (Christmas Day)

Monday 26 December 2022 (Boxing Day)

Tuesday 27 December 2022 (Bank Holiday) - Closed

Wednesday 28 December 2022 - Closed

Thursday 29 December 2022 - Closed

Friday 30 December 2022 - Closed

Saturday 31 December 2022 - Closed

Sunday 1 January 2023 (New Years Day) - Closed

Monday 2 January 2023 (Ban Holiday) - Closed

Tuesday 3rd January 2023 – Business resumes as normal

Please be aware that coming up to the festive period, not all staff will be present and available. For more information, please contact us: