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  • Rottingdean Neighbourhood Plan - Submission Consultation (Regulation 16)

    Rottingdean Parish Council has prepared a Neighbourhood Plan . The plan sets out a vision for the future of the Rottingdean Parish Neighbourhood Area and includes planning policies which will be used to help determine planning applications locally. The Parish undertook their initial Regulation 14 consultation on their draft plan between February and April 2021. In accordance with Regulation 16 of the Neighbourhood Planning Regulations 2012 (as amended), the Neighbourhood... More
    Opened 2 February 2023
  • Blakers Park - Tennis consultation

    Brighton & Hove City Council wants to know how you feel about the proposals from Blakers Park Tennis CIC to take over the management and operation of the two public tennis courts at the park. We (Brighton & Hove City Council) are also inviting your comments on the current tennis facilities at Blakers Park. More
    Opened 23 January 2023
  • Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA) / Local Intelligence

    The Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA) is a set of resources that describe the health and wellbeing needs of the local population, and how they vary across the city and for different groups. It is used to identify local health and wellbeing issues and inform the way local services are delivered. The JSNA is put together by collecting a variety of data, local views and experiences, as well as other evidence. It also looks at a wider range of factors, such as education, employment and... More
    Opened 20 January 2023
  • City wide drug related harm survey

    The Brighton & Hove Community Safety Partnership want to increase people’s trust and confidence in reporting drug harm in communities and neighbourhoods. We want to hear from residents about their experience of reporting drug-related antisocial behaviour and crime. This is to help us identify issues and focus resources to reduce drug harm in the city. Please complete this short survey to share your views. This consultation is being hosted on a different platform. Please use the link... More
    Opened 17 January 2023
  • Brighton & Hove Community Safety Strategy 2023-26

    Brighton & Hove’s Community Safety Partnership is made up of representatives from statutory, voluntary and community organisations. It works towards cutting crime and anti-social behaviour and making the city safer. The Community Safety and Crime Reduction Strategy lays out the partnership’s work and we are drawing up our plans for the next three years. We are inviting feedback on the priorities in our draft strategy for 2023-26 and welcome your input . This... More
    Opened 19 December 2022
  • Polling District and Polling Place Review 2022/23

    Do you have any comments on the proposed polling district and polling place proposals? When making comments or alternative proposals, think about the principles that we have used to develop the scheme: Assigns a polling place to each polling district and elector So far as is reasonable and practicable ensure every polling station is accessible to electors who are disabled Helps facilitate the safe and efficient delivery of local and parliamentary... More
    Opened 1 December 2022
  • Childcare Sufficiency Assessment 2023

    We want to hear your views about childcare in Brighton & Hove. Your views will help us assess demand for childcare places and help us support local childcare providers to meet your needs. Findings from the questionnaire will be published on the council’s website as part of the Childcare Sufficiency Assessment 2022. If you have any questions or comments about this questionnaire please email eyc@brighton-hove.gov.uk More
    Opened 21 November 2022
  • Hove Station Neighbourhood Plan Supplementary Regulation 16 Consultation

    Background Hove Station Neighbourhood Forum has prepared a Neighbourhood Plan which sets out a vision for the future of the Hove Station Neighbourhood Area and includes planning policies which will be used to help determine planning applications locally. In accordance with Regulation 16 of the Neighbourhood Planning Regulations 2012 (as amended), the Council published the draft Plan and supporting documents for consultation over an 8-week period from 20 May to 15 July... More
    Opened 3 November 2022
  • Better health and care for all across Sussex, today and in the future

    We want better health and care for all across Sussex, now and in the future. We want everyone to live longer, healthier, and fulfilling lives and have access to the best services and support when they need them. To do this we need both short- and long-term changes. Right now, health and care services are under significant pressure, which we know will increase over the winter months, due to the impact of cold weather on people's health, as well as the impact that the cost... More
    Opened 14 October 2022
  • Consultation on re-locating the primary aged provision of the Pupil Referral Unit to the Connaught Road

    The Council is seeking to re-locate the primary aged provision of the Pupil Referral Unit to the Connaught Road site with effect from Easter 2023. In Brighton & Hove, the Pupil Referral Unit is called the Central Hub and the primary aged provision is currently located at Lynchet Close. More
    Opened 14 September 2022
  • Family Hubs Consultation

    Brighton & Hove City Council was recently awarded up to £1 million to develop a network of ‘Family Hubs’ across the city to better integrate services for children of all ages and their families, building on our current Children’s Centre and Early Help offer. We were one of only seven local authorities in the country to be awarded this Government funding. To ensure the Family Hubs provide the support you need, we have developed this consultation to get your views... More
    Opened 30 August 2022
  • Brighton & Hove City Council’s Home to School Transport Service

    We’re seeking your views on two new initiatives we’re looking to launch within the council’s Home to School Transport Service (HTST). They are Independent Travel Training and Personal Travel Budgets. Both initiatives support travel arrangements to school which promote independence and flexibility. More
    Opened 9 June 2022
  • Brighton & Hove draft Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA) consultation

    Brighton & Hove Health and Wellbeing Board has produced the first draft of its 2022 Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA). The Health and Wellbeing Board have a statutory responsibility to publish and keep the PNA up to date. The purpose of the PNA is to assess and set out how the provision of pharmaceutical services can meet the current and future health needs of the population of Brighton & Hove for a period of up to three years. The document is then used by NHS England as the basis... More
    Opened 8 June 2022
  • Residents working with council housing

    Brighton & Hove council tenant and leaseholder engagement is about residents working with the council to influence decisions about their homes and estates. It plays a vital role in ensuring the council understands the experience of residents living on estates and in council housing and helps improve and develop the quality of services, the local environment, and the standard of homes. The council is currently reviewing how we speak to, listen, and involve tenants and leaseholders... More
    Opened 27 May 2022
  • Proposed West Saltdean Neighbourhood Area and Forum

    The West Saltdean community have submitted an application to establish a neighbourhood area and neighbourhood forum for the West Saltdean Area. What's being proposed The West Saltdean community submitted two applications to the council that relate to the area shown on the accompanying map. One seeks to designate the area as a Neighbourhood Area and the other seeks to designate a Neighbourhood Forum. If they're approved, the Neighbourhood Forum will be able to draw up a... More
    Opened 10 May 2022
  • Home to School Transport – Post 16 Policy Statement 2022-2023

    We are seeking your views on our updated Post 16 Transport Policy Statement. The Department for Education requires Local Authorities to consult each year, regardless of any changes, to ensure the policy provides a full picture of the available transport and support. Legislation on free school transport only applies to children until the end of Year 11. Any arrangements for travel support for 16-18 are at the discretion of each Local Authority. Some local authorities make a parental... More
    Opened 14 April 2022
  • Home to School Transport – Sustainability Strategy 2021-2025

    The Government requires local authorities to make transport arrangements for eligible children including those with SEND ( Special Educational Needs and Disabilities ), and also to promote sustainable and environmentally-friendly travel and transport. We are therefore seeking your views on our Sustainability Strategy 2021-2025 (link) to ensure we’re meeting these requirements. The strategy outlines how the Home to School Transport service endorses... More
    Opened 14 April 2022
  • Draft Biodiversity and Nature Conservation Supplementary Planning Document Consultation

    Supplementary planning documents (SPD) are formal documents used by the council to provide guidance and information to planning applicants about how to deliver local planning policy as part of their development proposals. The council is currently updating its Nature Conservation and Development SPD (SPD11, 2010). The new Biodiversity and Nature Conservation SPD will help ensure that development meets updated national and local planning policy requirements for nature conservation... More
    Opened 7 February 2022
  • New boundaries are being proposed for council wards in Brighton & Hove City Council

    The Local Government Boundary Commission wants to hear what residents and local organisations think about the proposals. A 10-week consultation on the proposals will run until 11 April 2022. The commission is the independent body that draws these boundaries. It is reviewing Brighton & Hove to make sure councillors will represent about the same number of electors, and that ward arrangements will help the council work effectively. The commission has published proposals for changes... More
    Opened 7 February 2022
  • E Class to residential Article 4 Direction Consultation

    In April 2021 the Government amended the General Permitted Development Order, removing the need for planning permission for changes of use from E class “business, commercial and service use” to residential (use class C3), and replacing it with a system of prior approval.  Class E uses include shops, restaurants, medical uses, indoor sports facilities, offices and workshops.  In order to retain the ability to require planning permission in some areas... More
    Opened 31 January 2022
  • Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) in Brighton and Hove.

    Brighton & Hove City Council is seeking your views/experiences of Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) in Brighton & Hove. Thank you for your interest in sharing your views with Brighton & Hove City Council on the important issue that is VAWG. Please do not include anything that might identify yourself or anyone else. The term VAWG (Violence Against Women and Girls) is an umbrella term for a range of crime types that... More
    Opened 10 January 2022
  • Have your say on Public Space Protection Orders - barbecues, lanterns and balloons

    The use of single-use, disposable barbecues and the release of lanterns and balloons outdoors has caused an impact on the environment and increased clear up and costs for Brighton & Hove City Council. Following complaints and feedback we would like to hear your views on our plan to solve this problem. More information on the use of single-use, disposable barbecues litter bins have been set alight in Brighton & Hove - this may have been due to the incorrect disposal of... More
    Opened 15 November 2021
  • Developer contributions calculator for on-site public art provision

    The artistic tradition of Brighton & Hove is an important part of its identity. The provision of public art can create and enhance local distinctiveness in the public realm and help develop a desirable sense of place as well as improving legibility . Working with artists offers an opportunity to design schemes which go beyond the purely functional and create places that reflect the life, identity and aspirations of a particular place or community. The Council is seeking to... More
    Opened 28 October 2021
  • Have your say on the draft domestic abuse accommodation and support strategy for Sussex

    We want to know what you think of the draft domestic abuse accommodation and support strategy for Sussex. Have we got the priorities right? Is there anything we have missed? How to take part You can complete the online survey or send us your feedback via email. The consultation closes on 19 December 2021. More
    Opened 26 October 2021
  • Proposal to relocate West Hove Infant School (Connaught Road site) to Holland Road

    West Hove Infant school operates on two different sites and the council is looking to move the school from one of these sites. The proposal is to move West Hove Infant school (Connaught Road site) to Holland Road so that the school can co-locate on Holland Road with Hove Junior School. The council would like to understand the view of residents about this proposed move. Public meetings You can attend a public meeting to discuss this proposal on the... More
    Opened 20 September 2021
  • Council Tax Reduction 2022-23 (Earnings Bracket scheme)

    Each year, the council is required to review its Council Tax Reduction (CTR) scheme. Council Tax Reduction (CTR) is a system for low income households to help pay towards Council Tax. You may get Council Tax Reduction if you pay Council Tax and your income and capital (savings and investments) are below a certain level. People of pensionable age are assessed under national rules which the council cannot change. They will continue to have their Council Tax Reduction... More
    Opened 7 September 2021
  • Kingsway To the Sea: Landscape and Public Realm Improvement - West Hove Seafront

    Kingsway to the Sea is a project that is being developed by Brighton and Hove City Council (BHCC) with local community organisations to regenerate what are considered run-down and underused spaces on the seafront in West Hove. Trends in sports participation have altered which has led to a drop in use of the existing facilities here. The scheme is aiming to enhance the green spaces and provide contemporary leisure and sporting facilities which are relevant to the needs and aspirations of... More
    Opened 3 September 2021
  • Proposed Coldean neighbourhood area and forum

    The Coldean community have submitted an application to establish a neighbourhood area and neighbourhood forum for the Coldean Area. What's being proposed The Coldean community submitted two applications to the council that relate to the area shown on the accompanying map. One seeks to designate the area as a Neighbourhood Area and the other seeks to designate a Neighbourhood Forum. If they're approved, the Neighbourhood Forum will be able to draw up a Neighbourhood... More
    Opened 26 August 2021
  • Have your say on new council ward boundaries

    Brighton & Hove City Council and the Local Government Boundary Commission are asking local people and organisations for their help to draw up new ward boundaries across Brighton & Hove. In drawing up a pattern of electoral wards, the Boundary Commission will seek to: Make sure that, within an authority, each councillor represents a similar number of electors Create boundaries that are appropriate, and reflect community ties and identities ... More
    Opened 24 August 2021
  • Future arrangement of the Home to School Transport service

    Purpose of the consultation The council has begun to consider the process of commissioning the new Home to School Transport (HTST) contract from August 2023. This consideration will involve a consultation with all stakeholders, including parents and carers, young people, schools and transport firms. It will also involve research into systems used by other Local Authorities and their respective strengths and weaknesses. The Home to School Transport... More
    Opened 30 July 2021
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