During periods of flash/localised flooding we can be inundated with calls from residents asking for assistance across the 200 square miles of the District.

Sandbags are available and residents can collect up to 12 bags free of charge from the following places: –

Bexhill Community Help Point, Town Hall, TN39 3JX
Tel 01424 787000

Battle Community Help Point, The Almonry, 43 High Street, Battle, TN33 0EA
Tel 01424 787000

Rye Community Help Point, 30a High Street, Rye, TN31 7JG
Tel 01424 787000

Coastal Control Officer, Central Car Park, Camber TN31 7RH
Telephone 01797 225207

Further bags will be charged at £1.00 per bag. (You may also find bags available at other outlets)
Please note: the bags are supplied unfilled. It is the resident’s responsibility to fill the bags.
It is important to plan ahead, please ensure you get them in good time to allow you to fill them and get them in place. If you need to store them, do so out of direct light to avoid deterioration.