Freedom of Information (FOI) and Data Protection (DP)

Making a Freedom of Information request

Freedom of information requests find out how to make a freedom of information request and what happens once we've received it.

Data Protection

Explains the kind of data we may hold about you, how we protect and share it, and how you can request access to it.

Publication Scheme

Download a word document or pdf of the East Sussex County Council Publications Scheme.

Open data on our website

Much of the data on this site is available in machine-readable format so that others can benefit from this public information

FOI Exclusions

We try to make as much information available as possible, but there are some things that we can't provide.

Reusing council copyright material

Applying to use public sector information owned by East Sussex County Council.

Surveillance powers

How the Council uses surveillance powers to detect or stop a criminal offence.

How to Complain

How to make a complaint if you feel your Freedom of Information request has not been handled properly.