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.


Latest News


Older People's Information Day

This year's event takes place on Tuesday the 29th April at St John's Church Hall, Polegate between 10am and 2pm. A number of organisations, including Sussex Police, Age Concern and the Department of Work and Pensions will be on hand to give help and advice to older residents. The event is free and refreshments will be available. To see the poster for this event click here


High Street toilets to remain open

Polegate Town Council has resolved to negotiate the purchase of the High Street toilets from Wealden District Council. PTC will rent the facility for a year whilst purchase negotiations are under way to ensure that the toilets remain open.


Polegate Town Council Newsletter

Click here to view the latest edition


Changes to Concessionary Bus Passes

On the 1st April 2014 East Sussex County Council are changing the start time at which Concessionary Bus Pass holders can use their passes from 9:00am to 9:30am. For further details on this change, and for general information on Concessionary passes, click here and here


Sponsorship of Flowers

Polegate Town Council is seeking sponsorship of flowers and flowerbeds within the town. Please contact the Town Clerk on for information.



Citizens Advice Bureau at Polegate


The Citizens Advice Bureau no longer operates a surgery at Polegate Town Council offices.

For advice and/or information, please contact the Bureau at their Hailsham offices on 01323 842336 or visit their website here


Upcoming Meetings and Agendas


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

Planning - 28th April 2014 at 7:30pm click here
Full Council - 28th April 2014 at 7:45pm click here

For a full list of meetings to be held in 2014 click here


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 to view latest plans to be examined under Delegated Authority.


Roadworks in and around Polegate


A27 Eastbourne Road, Polegate - lighting works. Work will be carried out at night on both east and westbound carriageways until the 1st May. Temporary traffic signals will be in operation during the works.

A27 Polegate Bypass - pavement investigations. Work will be carried out at night until the 12th April. Lane closures will be in place.


For the latest information on roadworks across the County, visit

East Sussex County Council roadworks page



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

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
Councillors' diary
Mayor's diary of civic engagements for 2014

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 Clerk -