Decision details

Former Sidley Depot Site, Bexhill – Disposal of Freehold

Decision Maker: Chief Operating Officer

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Approval to sell the freehold of the site. The Lead Member for Resources and Climate Changed declared the site surplus to East Sussex County Council’s requirements at a decision-making meeting on 17 October 2023.


Approval to sell the property for an agreed sum following a joint independent valuation of the site.

Alternative options considered:

An option to continue to hold the property was considered but deemed not to be appropriate for this particular asset.

Publication date: 28/03/2024

Date of decision: 28/03/2024

Effective from: 06/04/2024