Improved accessibility

If you find the text size a little small, use the "change text size" link at the foot of any page to increase it.


To print a page without wasting ink on banners, menus and superfluous elements, use the "print content" link.


For the best viewing experience on this website we recommend the use of the latest version of a modern browser, such as:

iPads, iPhones, etc

The content has also been made more accessible for modern browsers and devices, such as iPads, iPhones, etc.


If you touch the main menu items with dropdown submenus, the submenu is displayed and stays onscreen until another touch is made.



As your local Parish Council, we are reviewing what we do and how we do it. This will help us to set out some of the priorities over the next five years, including how we spend the Council Tax.

As a first step we would like to know your views, so we are encouraging all local people to complete our QUESTIONNAIRE.


There are several ways you can see the Questionnaire:


You can do this online: ONLINE QUESTIONNAIRE

Print off a copy PRINT QUESTIONNAIRE and send to us.

A copy will be delivered to your home in the Parish, with our Winter Newsletter

Collect a copy from the PARISH OFFICE or the Library in Hurstpierpoint


The Parish Council is the first tier of local government and represents the communities of Hurstpierpoint, Sayers Common, Goddards Green and the surrounding countryside. We have a population of nearly 7,000 who are fortunate to live in an area of great beauty, with the benefits of ready access to Brighton and the coast and the South Downs, and with the centre of London only a 50 minute train ride.


Hurstpierpoint is the largest village and is home to a very wide range of clubs, societies and sports activities. Significant local events such as the St Lawrence Fair in June each year, and the Hurstpierpoint arts festival in September, are extremely popular and draw many visitors into our community. The village enjoys an excellent range of quality shops in the High Street, as well as a cinema, theatre, tennis and bowls clubs, and many organisations for all ages.


The Parish Council office is next to the Library in Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, and we are open to the public each weekday from 9.00am to 1.30pm. Alternatively you can call us on 01273 833264 or email


We try to help on all matters of local interest, and if we cannot give the answer then we try to guide you to the right organisation.


Thank you for your interest in our community.


The Quality Parish Council scheme QC 12-03-00025 is a national recognition of quality of service provided by the Parish Council.

HurstpierpointQuality Parish CouncilSayers Common