About Highway Land Information Team

What Is Highway

A highway is a way over which the public have a right to pass and repass and may or may not be publicly maintained.

Normally the highway consists of; carriageway, footway and verge. Highway can also include footpaths, bridleways or cycleways.

The public highway in East Sussex is maintained by East Sussex County Council. Please report any maintenance issues to us via this link - Report a Problem (eastsussexhighways.com)

The Trunk Roads in East Sussex, for example the A27, are managed and maintained by Highways England. Report issues, and answer questions about Trunk Roads using this link - South East – Highways England

What the Highway Land Information Team (HLIT) Do

The Highway Land Information Team (HLIT) provide information about the public highway including:

Contact Highway Land Information Team

Please note that all our staff are working remotely at the moment. If you would like to speak with us on the phone, please leave a message and we will call back as soon as possible. Alternatively, send us an email.

Email: highwaysearches@eastsussex.gov.uk

Tel: 01273 482316

Highway Land Information Team
County Hall,
St Anne’s Crescent,
Lewes,
East Sussex
BN7 1UE