Heathfield Hub Heathfield & District Volunteer Centre
  • 01435 865700
  • Heathfield, East Sussex
  • Mon - Fri: 9:30am - 3:00pm

Who Does What?

East Sussex County Council, County Hall, St Anne's Crescent, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 1UE. Opening hours are Monday to Thursday 8.00 am to 5.00 pm and Friday 8.00 am to 4.30 pm. Contact telephone number 03456080190

East Sussex County Council is responsible for


Blue badges (Disabled Drivers)


Highways & Footpaths (see also East Sussex Highways section below)


Recycling sites

Registration services for births, deaths, marriages and citizenship

Social Services


East Sussex Highways, The Broyle, Ringmer, Lewes, East Sussex BN8 5NP. Opening hours are Monday to Friday 8.00 am to 5.00 pm. Contact telephone number 03456080193 in an emergency out of opening hours this will automatically transfer to another number. Email: customer@eastsussexhighways.com.

East Sussex Highways are responsible for




Footpaths and bridleways

Grass cutting and verges

Grit bins


Overhanging trees/shrubs

Pot holes in roads and pavements


Road lines and signage

Street lighting

Traffic signals


Heathfield and Waldron Parish Council, 73 High Street, Heathfield, East Sussex TN21 8HU. Opening hours 9.30 am to 3.00 pm Monday to Friday. Telephone 01435 865700

Heathfield and Waldron Parish Council are responsible for the


Allotments at Punnetts Town and Theobalds Green

Burial Ground at St Bartholomews, Cross in Hand

Bus shelters

CCTV cameras

Dog waste bins (on Parish Council land only)

Flower displays in High Street/trough at A267/B2096 junction

Grants to voluntary bodies

Maintenance and upkeep of Skatepark

Maintenance of finger posts

Maintenance of High Street Clock and Town Signs

Mill Road public conveniences

Noticeboards belonging to Parish Council

Painting and maintenance of High Street furniture

Public open spaces

Public seating

Recreation grounds

Red telephone kiosks

Sports pitches

Street lighting on some minor roads in the Parish

Setting the annual precept for the Parish

War Memorials at Waldron and Cade Street

Waste bins (on Parish Council land only)


In addition, the Parish Council makes recommendations to 


Wealden District Council in respect of planning applications in the Parish and

East Sussex County Council in respect of highway matters in the Parish



Wealden District Council, Council Offices, Vicarage Lane, Hailsham BN27 2AX. Opening hours are 8.30 am to 5.00 pm weekdays, except Wednesdays when the opening hours are 9.00 am - 5.00 pm. Telephone Number 01323 443322. Emergency out of hours telephone no. 01323 644422. Email: info@wealden.gov.uk. Website: www.wealden.gov.uk

Wealden District Council is responsible for


Bins and household recyclling

Bonfire and environmental complaints

Building regulations

Car parks

Council tax

Empyting of dog bins


Electoral roll

Environonmental Health

Household waste collections (including bulky items)


Noise complaints


Refuse collection

Street cleansing

Preservation of trees