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Lewes District Council - Housing Needs Section

01273 471600
How to contact
Phone for advice or details of drop-in services, call in during office hours, fax or email.

Service offered

Assessment of entitlement to housing for people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness. General housing advice and information for private and council tenants and homeless people. Drop-in advice service in Newhaven, Lewes, Seaford and Peacehaven - phone for details. Telephone advice service 01273 471600. For out of hours emergencies call 01323 644422

Areas of law

Opening times

Mon 9am - 5pm
Tue 9am - 5pm
Wed 9am - 5pm
Thu 9am - 5pm
Fri 9am - 5pm

Target group

People who are homeless or threatened with homelessness. People in need of housing advice.

Area served

East Sussex


Access to interpreters.

Disabled access

  • Full wheelchair access
  • Adapted toilets: No
  • Level access to offices, Limited parking for disabled drivers, Loop System. Home visits for people unable to attend the office.