polegate town council


Welcome to the Polegate Town Council website

This website is intended as a source of information for the residential and business community of Polegate and for social and business visitors.


Upcoming Meetings and Agendas


Below is a list of downloadable agendas of Council meetings. The venue of each meeting is shown on the agenda.

Full Council - Monday 26th September 2016 Click here


Background papers for meetings

Background papers for Council meetings will now be available for viewing on the same day that the agenda is published. To view background papers for the above and previous meeting(s), click here

For a full list of meetings to be held in 2016/17 click here (dates up to 31/03/2017)



Parking Issues within the Polegate Town



Community News Page (New!)


Power cuts - phone 105

105 is a new number to call if you have a power cut. It’s easy to remember and will put you through to your local electricity network operator – the company that manages the wires and substations that bring electricity into your home.

Find out more at or click here to view the introductory booklet


Electric blanket testing this month

Free electric blanket testing, courtesy of East Sussex Fire and Rescue. The first session is at St John's Church Hall, Polegate on the 28th September between 10am and 12 noon.

For full details, and information on other local testing venues, click here


Full of Life

Saturday October the first is Older People's Day. In support and in celebration of older people's contribution to society, East Sussex County Council has, in partnership with other agencies, put together a programme of events for older people in East Sussex this September and October. The programme includes exercise and fitness classes, coffee mornings and much more!

To view the 36 page booklet of events, click here




The new outdoor gym at the War Memorial Recreation Ground is now open. The equipment is suitable for adults and those over 1.4 metres tall.

Click here for details


The Mayor's Junior Art/Photography Competition

A chance for Polegate youngsters aged 16 or under to showcase their artistic abilities. The competition is open from now until the 31st October, so there's plenty of time to get creative!

To view the competition poster, click here

To view the competition rules, click here



If you know any resident in Polegate who is turning 100 please let us know as soon as possible.


Planning - Plans being considered at next meeting

Click here for additional plans to be discussed at the next Planning Meeting that were received after publication of the agenda.


Plans to be examined under Delegated Authority

Click here and here to view latest plans to be examined under Delegated Authority.


Councillors' Surgeries

An opportunity for Polegate residents to speak to their Councillors about issues that affect them and the town.

For more details, and information on how to book a place at the next surgery please check here where the latest dates will be published


Roadworks in and around Polegate


A27 Berwick and Selmeston - resurfacing works commencing Monday 19th September and expected to be completed by Friday 7th October. Road closures and diversions will be in force.

Click here for further details.


For the latest information on roadworks across the County, visit

East Sussex County Council Highways page


(NB - PDF documents in this section may be in 'landscape' format. To view, right click anywhere on document and then left click on 'rotate clockwise')


Citizens Advice Bureau at Polegate

We have been notified that there is no longer a Citizens Advice in Polegate


Polegate Town Council on Twitter

You can now keep track of Council meetings and other local events by following @PolegateTC on Twitter. Click here to go to the main Twitter site.


Other useful documents

Other Useful Documents
A guide on "Your Right to Speak" at Council meetings.

Quick Links

Dates for upcoming Council meetings
Minutes of previous meetings
District and County Councillors' reports

Website contributions

If there is anything you would like to see included on the website or if you would like to contribute to the content please contact the Town Council Offices -

Polegate Town Council is not responsible for and does not endorse or approve the content of external websites.


Last updated 21/09/2016