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Access to information

Our policies on Freedom of Information, Data Protection and Environmental Information Regulations

This page covers services for both councils. If you have chosen to access information from your own council only, selecting one of the services below will take you to information for that council.

About access to information

Learn about Lewes and Eastbourne policies on Freedom of Information, Data Protection and Environmental Information Regulations

Freedom of information

Information regarding the Freedom of Information Act and the rights of individuals under the act

Data protection

Information about data protection legislation and how the councils deal with your personal data

Environmental information regulations

Information about the Environmental Information Regulations and what they are

Re-use of public sector information regulations

Information about the Re-use of Public Sector Information Regulations and how the councils will respond to requests under these regulations

Publication schemes

These set out the information the councils hold and publications available to the public

Privacy notice

How we use and share the personal information about you under the Data Protection Act in order to provide public services

Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act

Find out about surveillance, your rights and how the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000 (RIPA) affects you

Open Data

The councils are committed to being open and transparent about how we work and will provide information about how we manage our business and finances.

Make a personal data request

For information about how to make a request for copies of your personal data, also known as a subject access request

Disclosure Logs

You will find a selection of information requests made under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and the Environmental Information Regulations 2004, together with the councils responses to them, listed below.