Outside body

Lewes District Council - South Downs National Park Authority


As a National Park Authority, the South Downs National Park Authority has statutory purposes and a socio-economic duty:

·         To conserve and enhance the natural beauty, wildlife and cultural heritage of the area.

·         To promote opportunities for the understanding and enjoyment of the special qualities of the Park by the public.

·         Working in partnership with other Local Authorities and other organisations, it is also the duty of the Authority to seek to foster the economic and social well-being of the local communities within the National Park.

Contact information

Robin Parr (Head of Governance) Richard Sandiford (Senior Committee and Member Services Officer)

Our representatives