Report a problem with a right of way

If you would like to report a problem on a public right of way please contact us.

Contact the Rights of Way Team

Or call us on 0345 6080 193

To help us with our investigations please refer to our online rights of way map, or provide the TQ grid reference, nearest land mark or road name.

Photos are also very useful – these can be emailed to us at rightsofway@eastsussex.gov.uk.

If your report concerns an overgrown paths, please note that the number of vegetation clearance reports we are currently receiving means that we are not able to respond to individual reports and are unable to provide accurate timeframes for the completion of path clearances. Your report will , however, be recorded and any necessary clearance will be attended to at the earliest opportunity by our Maintenance Team.

You can find out more about what the County Council and landowners are responsible for maintaining below, as well as a list of the common problems and how they are dealt with.

Useful information