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
And by prior appointment from the Coastal Control Officer, Central Car Park, Camber TN31 7RH
Tel: 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.