Find answers to your questions about shale gas and hydraulic fracturing or “fracking” and the situation in East Sussex: Fracking and shale gas.
Most planning applications are decided by borough and district councils. We only deal with minerals extraction, waste management and developments such as schools, libraries and roads.
Information and documents relating to the planning application for a link road between Bexhill and Hastings.
Find out more about the planning application for the Energy from Waste facility at North Quay, Newhaven.
Southern Water's application for a new pipe and wastewater treatment works in Peacehaven.
Planning at national and local levels.
Under the new planning system the Minerals and Waste Local Plans will be replaced with a Waste and Minerals Development Framework.
South East Local Enterprise Partnership, local strategic partnership and other regeneration projects.
More detailed advice on some or our planning policies.
We monitor change and the progress of development in the county. Development statistics and other key data are available from East Sussex in Figures.
Find out about searches performed when buying a property, how to search the common land register and how to register a village green.