Frequently Asked Questions


This section has been set up to take you directly to the appropriate place to contact a person or report a problem, please click on the answer to be redirected to the appropriate person or authority.


Who is my local MP? - Nus Ghani MP

Where can I report a pothole? - East Sussex County Council Highways  

Where can I report a problem with a streetlight? - Forest Row Parish Council

What are my bin collection dates? - Bin Collection Rota Wealden

Where can I report a full dog bin? - Wealden District Council

Who is in charge of Forest Row Cemetery? - Forest Row Parish Council

Where can I report a blocked drain? - East Sussex County Council

Where do I report a problem with a footpath? - East Sussex County Council

Where do I report overhanging vegetation on a footpath, road or verge? - East Sussex County Council 

Who deals with housing? - Wealden District Council

What benefits can I apply for? - Wealden District Council Benefits and Support 

Who deals with fly-tipping? - Wealden District Council

Can I light a bonfire? - Wealden District Council Environment and Polution

Who deals with public parking in Forest Row? - On Street - East Sussex County Council - Car Parks - Wealden District Council

Who deals with abandoned vehicles? - Operation Crackdown

Where can I get sandbags - Community Centre, Hartfield Road Telephone: 01342 822661

Where can I get a bus pass? - Community Centre or Library, Hartfield Road - paper applications or apply online East Sussex County Council

Where can I get a Foodbank Voucher? - Forest Row Parish Council office (for East Grinstead Food Bank) 

How do I contact the Police? - Sussex Police Emergencies dial 999 Non Emergencies dial 111






The Community Centre
Hartfield Road
Forest Row
East Sussex
RH18 5DZ

Tel: 01342 822661 Fax: 01342 825739
Office hours are:
Monday to Friday 9am-4pm
Clerk: Mr David O'Driscoll
Assistant Clerk: Mrs Carolyn Coomber
Burials Clerk & Market Manager:
Mrs Sue Young
Admin Assistant & Allotments:
Mrs Janet Lamprell
Community Services Officer:
Mrs Sara Smart
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