Newhaven Flood Defences
- Capital Investment - East Sussex, Less than £2m, LGF1
Construction in progress
Expected completion date
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.
Capital Programme delivery update
Take a look at our update on the delivery of the Local Growth Fund (LGF) and Growing Places Fund (GPF) capital programmes.
£570m of investment to East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock
In total the SELEP Growth Deal with Government has brought nearly £600m of investment to East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock and over the lifetime of the Deal (2015-2021) we aim to deliver 78,000 jobs and 29,000 homes.
The deal and brings new responsibilities and flexibilities and is set to attract a further £960 million extra investment into the South East over the five years.