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Newhaven Flood Defences

Environment Agency led scheme to reduce flood risk in Newhaven and recognise the wider benefits this will bring in encouraging regeneration in the town.

The project will develop and recommend flood and coastal risk management (FCRM) options for the East and West banks at Newhaven. The options will also decrease the risk of ‘back-door flooding’ along the floodplain upstream of Newhaven and through to Seaford.

Funding value: £1.5m
Total Project cost: £9m
Return to Capital Investment