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.

Planning - 1st September 2015 click here
Full Council - 28th September 2015 to follow

NEW - 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

(Please note that this page is still under construction)

For a full list of meetings to be held in 2015 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.




Councillors' Surgery

An opportunity for Polegate residents to speak to their Councillors about issues that affect them and the town. Polegate Town Councillors David Watts and Angela Snell will be holding a Councillors' surgery on Saturday the 5th September.

For more details, and information on how to book a place at the surgery, click here


Polegate Town Council Mayor's Junior Art Competition - deadline extended to 4th September

A chance for budding young artists to have their work displayed at the Town Council offices. Children aged 16 or under who are resident in Polegate are eligible to enter a piece of artwork on a particular theme. All artwork submitted will be scrutinized by four independent judges and cash prizes will be awarded to the winners. The deadline for submissions has been extended to the 4th September so there is still plenty of time to enter!

For full details and entry requirements, click here


Wealden Flood Prevention and Preparedness Project

Click here for details of the Wealden District Council/East Sussex Fire and Rescue Sherervice joint initiative for raising awareness about flood prevention.



You can view Polegate Town Council's latest newsletter here




Brightling Road Recreation Ground improvements

Polegate Town Council is proposing to improve the facilities at Brightling Road Leisure Grounds.

A meeting took place on the 15th July at the United Reformed Church Hall in Polegate, at which the proposals were discussed. Details of the planned improvements will be made available in due course.


Street Learning courses for Wealden residents

Free training and learning programmes for Wealden and Eastbourne residents at various venues around the District.

For more details click 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.


Roadworks in and around Polegate


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')


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
Mayor's diary of civic engagements for 2015

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 -


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


Last updated:01/09/2015