Gypsies and Travellers
Report an unauthorised encampment
Unauthorised encampments are very rare in East Sussex. However if you do need to report one please contact the relevant district or borough council.
Wealden District Council – contact the East Sussex Traveller Team Manager.
Authorised Traveller sites
The five sites in East Sussex are owned by East Sussex County Council.
Swan Barn Caravan Site, Hailsham (9 pitches)
- Downash Road, Hailsham, BN27 2RU
Batts Bridge Caravan Site, Maresfield (10 pitches)
- Batts Bridge Road, Maresfield, Uckfield, TN22 2HN
Polly Arch Caravan Site, Polegate (6 pitches)
- Polly Arch, Lynholm Road, Polegate, BN26 6JP
Redlands Lane Caravan Park, Robertsbridge (8 pitches)
- Redlands Lane, Salehurst, Robertsbridge, TH32 5NE
Bridie’s Tan Transit Site, Lewes (9 pitches)
- Southerham Lane, Southerham, Lewes, BN8 6DY
If you have any questions about education support, please contact Traveller Education.
East Sussex County Council, the local district and borough councils, and Sussex Police work jointly with Travellers and local communities. If you have any questions please contact the East Sussex Traveller Team Manager.