Welcome to the website for Ansty and Staplefield Parish Council.
Ansty and Staplefield Parish council is responsible for an area of West Sussex that runs from the north west side of Burgess Hill towards Handcross.
It covers the settlements of Ansty, Staplefield and Brook Street. Cuckfield Parish Council covers the village of Cuckfield.
The parish has just over 900 residents on the register of electors.
A vacancy currently exists for a Councillor to represent the Ansty ward. If you are interested please contact the Clerk for more information.
The official notice of vacancy can be found here.A
The Parish Council commissioned a camera and topographical survey so that they can see the work that is required to resolve some of the flooding issues in Staplefield. The engineers report can be found here.
The Parish Council is working on a Neighbourhood Plan. Please see the new Neighbourhood Plan page on this website for more information.
If you would like to find out how to improve broadband services in the area please click here.
A23 Widening Scheme
Work on widening the A23 Trunk Road between Handcross and Warninglid, south of Crawley, in West Sussex started in October 2011. The Parish Council have planned regular meetings with the Highways Agency to monitor the impact of this scheme and planned road closures on the parish. You can find out more about this scheme on the Highways Agency website. http://www.highways.gov.uk/roads/projects/3998.aspx
The Parish Council has agreed to freeze the precept at £44.79 per Band D household for the next financial year. 2012/2013
ADVICE ON CLEARING ICE AND SNOW NOVEMBER 2010-11-22