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Council Services & Facilities

Town & Community

Looking for a hall to hire?

Ideal venues for weddings, civil ceremonies, baby welcoming, business meetings, conferences, seminars, healthy and safety workshops, staff parties, playgroups and more…

Have a concern over street lighting in Hailsham?

Hailsham Town Council maintains over 500 street light columns in Hailsham, including parts of Magham Down and Horsebridge…

Looking for resident or tourist information?

Local information for residents and visitors at the Town Council offices in Market Street…


Recreation & Leisure

Do you have an allotment?

A significant service facilitated by the Town Council is the provision of allotments. At present, the Council manages 74 plots on two sites in Hailsham…

Which play areas does the Town Council look after?

Hailsham Town Council currently maintains play areas at the following sites: Carpenters Way, Battle Road, Stroma Gardens, Quinnell Drive, South Road/Western Road and on the Maurice Thornton Playing Field…

Need a fishing season ticket?

Fishing is permitted on season at the Country Park Lake (off Gleneagles Drive) and Hempstead Pond (adjacent to Tilehurst Wood). Fishing permits and yearly season tickets are available from the Town Council Offices…

Explore Hailsham Country Park

Hailsham Country Park, owned and maintained by the Town Council, covers approximately 22 acres…

The Common Pond: Hailsham’s “Jewel in the Crown”

The Common Pond has been a focal point in Hailsham for centuries. Major improvement works to the 1.86 acre site have been undertaken by the Town Council since 1996…

Recreation Grounds & Pavilions

Available to hire for sports and community events…

Parks and gardens for disabled people

Environment Hailsham maintains the Dennis King Memorial Sensory Garden in Orchard Park (off Dunbar Drive), which is divided into different sections pertaining to the senses…


Cemetery & Burials

Purchase a Plot at Hailsham Cemetery

People may purchase burial plots, arrange for memorial stones or trees and organise the burial of their loved ones to a scale of fees available from the Town Council offices upon request…

Burial Records Information – Hailsham/Hellingly Cemeteries

To request information from the Town Council’s burial records, call 01323 841702.


Youth Service Provision

The Square Youth Cafe

A service to young people available at 1 Market Square which is FREE to enter for anyone between the ages of 11 and 18…

Infopoint (Advice & Support Centre)

A service for young people providing free careers advice and training opportunities, as well as support in other areas related to health, relationships, pregnancy, sexual health, housing, and more…

Hailsham 4 Youth

An online directory launched by the Town Council to provide information and resources for young people in Hailsham and surrounding areas…


Finance & Administration

Local voluntary or community organisation seeking funding?

The Town Council awards grants to a wide range of community and voluntary groups (attended by Hailsham residents) that aim to introduce new or improved facilities, activities or projects, for the benefit of the town…


Environment & Cleansing

Dog Hygiene Bins

The Town Council maintains 32 dog hygiene bins in Hailsham…

Want to contact the local Tree Warden?

Have you noticed any diseased or dangerous trees in Hailsham public open spaces or highways? Do you wish to report damage or vandalism to protected trees in your neighbourhood? If so, contact our Tree Warden…

Maintenance of public open spaces

In addition to our properties, the Town Council maintains a number of public open spaces in Hailsham…


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