News and Events

Next Council Meeting:

Monday 24 September 2018

Full Council MeetingAdditional     C8 Agenda – 24 September 2018

Monday 1 October 2018

Planning and Townscape Committee Meeting


Recent Council Meetings:

Tuesday 18 September 2018

Planning and Townscape Committee Meeting      PT06 Agenda – 18 September 2018     PT06 Minutes – 18 September 2018       PT06 Appendices A and B -18 September 2018

Deputy Town Clerk Designate Committee Meeting     DTCD04 Agenda – 18 September 2018

Monday 10 Sptember 2018

Full Council Meeting      C7 Agenda – 10 Sept 2018      C7 Minutes – 10 September 2018

Rex Clifford Swain was admitted as Honorary Freeman of the Town of Rye at a special Council meeting held on Monday 10 September. Rex’s 19 years as Town Crier were also celebrated with the unveiling of a special plaque in the Town Hall garden, commemorating his service to Rye.

Monday 3 September 2018

Planning and Townscape Committtee Meeting      PT05 Agenda – 3 September 2018       PT05 Minutes – 3 September 2018

Full Council Meeting     C6 Agenda – 3 September 2018     C6 Item 63a-63c – 3 September 2018     C6 Item 64.1a-64.3 – 3 September 2018     C6 Item 65a-65b – 3 September 2018     C6 Item 67-68 – 3 September 2018     C6 Item 69 – 3 September 2018


Ferry Road Closure – 8-10 October.

Annual Return

Notice of Audit 2018

Annual Return (Public) 2017-18

Rye Neighbourhood Plan

To plan future development: housing, work and business, community issues, transport and the environment.

To view the Draft Neighbourhood Plan and its supporting documents on the website visit

Rye Town Steward

Rye’s Town Steward team look after the environs of the town, undertaking maintenance where necessary. Their duties range from grass and hedge cutting, to repairs and repainting of benches – along with much in between. They also undertake property maintenance on the Town Hall and other Council-owned property.

Have a look at the Rye Town Steward Facebook page to see what they’ve been up to recently!

Weddings and Ceremonies at Rye Town Hall

The elegant Georgian Town Hall in the heart of Rye is a unique and historic venue for your special day.


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