The Corporate Plan 2020-2024

The corporate plan aims to –

  • Build 200 new, additional council homes, and an additional 300 new affordable homes.
  • Deliver more sustainable and energy efficient homes.
  • Provide increased access to quality housing options, and accessible housing for specific support needs.
  • Build community wealth.
  • Create a net zero carbon council and district by 2030

New developments in the pipeline include –

  • Old Hamsey (Chailey)

12 x 3 and 4 bed homes including 3 in shared ownership & 9 council rent. All homes will be handed over by March 2021.

  • Saxonbury (Lewes Town)

A residential conversion with 12 x new affordable homes. Due July 2021 (delayed due to Covid-19 and Brexit Supply issues).

  • Old Police Station (Newhaven)

21 x Council rent homes., with a mix of 1,2 & 3 bed flats and houses. With planning committee – awaiting outcome.

  • Old Fire Station (Newhaven)

7 x 3 bed affordable rented houses for local people. Planning submission March 2021 & possible completion by November 2022.

  • Anchor Field (Ringmer)

11 x 2 bed council rented homes delivered through Aspiration Homes. Due to be completed by January 2022.

  • Ringmer in-fill sites

6 x 2 bed rented homes on in-fill garage sites. These are in the Neighbourhood plan but have yet to go to planning. Due to be completed by January 2023.

Watch this space for more news…