May elections

You must register to vote in the upcoming May elections before Wednesday 17 April. If you cannot attend the elections, you can apply for a postal vote before 5pm on Wednesday 17 April. Find all the key dates on our election news page.


Harlow Times

Harlow Times is our quarterly magazine for residents. It is delivered to every home in the town in March, June, September and December.

You can read some of our past editions on Issuu

If you would like Harlow Times in a different format, please get in touch with us at


Harlow Times is a quarterly, full-colour, A4-size magazine with a minimum of 16 pages that is received by over 38,000 homes in Harlow. It is the perfect place for local businesses and organisations to advertise their services.

If you're interested in advertising, contact the Communications team to discuss what you'd like. We can confirm if space is available and the deadlines for upcoming issues.


Adverts are sold based on a proportion of the page from one eighth to one full page.

To support local charities and community groups we offer a discount of 10% on all adverts booked. For all advertisers, we offer a 10% reduction on pre-bookings of 2 or more adverts, regardless of size, and a 20% reduction on booking 4 or more adverts.

Harlow Times advertising pricing
Page size Full rate 10% discount 20% discount
Inside full page £990 £891 £792
Half page £495 £445.50 £396
Quarter page £247.50 £222.20 £198
Eighth page £123 £110 £97.90

Contact information

Harlow Council
Civic Centre
The Water Gardens
College Square
Harlow, CM20 1WG