Newhaven Flood Defences
- Capital Investment - East Sussex, Less than £2m, LGF1
Construction in progress
Expected completion date
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.
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.
£579m of investment to East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock
In total the SELEP Growth Deal with Government has brought £579m of investment to East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock. Over the lifetime of the Growth Deal (2015-2021) we aim to deliver 78,000 jobs and 29,000 homes across the SELEP area, with the Deal set to attract a further £960m of investment into the South East over the six year period.