Wealden District Council

How to Find us

The main Council offices are based in Hailsham, East Sussex.  We also have a Customer Help Point in Crowborough.

Below you can find details of how to find our main Council offices in Hailsham, including directions for car, bus, rail and air travel.

The map below shows the district boundary and the locations of our Hailsham and Crowborough customer help points.

If you need to contact us then please view our contact details. You can also find out more about the Wealden area including interesting facts and figures.


Main office address

Wealden District Council
Council Offices,
Vicarage Lane,
Hailsham,
BN27 2AX

Getting to Hailsham by car

From the North - West Bound

M25 London J7 > M23 Brighton/Gatwick Airport > A23 southbound > A27 eastbound > A22 northbound > A295.

From the North - East Bound

M25 London J6 > A22 East Grinstead/Eastbourne southbound > A295

Parking at the Hailsham office

Free long and short stay parking is available at Vicarage Lane, however, availability is limited at peak-times. Details of where to find additional free parking in Hailsham can be found on our website, and all are located within 0.4 miles of Vicarage Lane.

Getting to Hailsham by bus 

The following buses stop in Hailsham High Street which is a short walk from Vicarage Lane:

1 & 1A -Willingdon-Hampden Park-Langney-Stone Cross

51 - Heathfield-Horam-Polegate-Sovereign Harbour

54 - Uckfield

98 - Ninfield-Bexhill-St Leonards-Hastings

Getting to Hailsham by rail 

The nearest railway station is Polegate which is 3.4 miles from Hailsham and approx. 10 - 15 mins by car.

Getting to Hailsham by air 

The nearest airport is London Gatwick airport.