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Following Government advice to stay safe and protect the NHS, we are working hard to continue to deliver for you. Find information here on how to enjoy the National Park virtually, and how our services are operating during this time.

Authority Meetings

Authority Meetings

In this section, you will find agendas and meeting reports for forthcoming Authority meetings, as well as papers and minutes relating to past meetings. These meetings are open to the public.

Procedures at Authority and Committee meetings are regulated by the Authority’s Standing Orders.

All Authority meetings are held at South Downs Centre, North Street, Midhurst, GU29 9DH.

Directions to the South Downs Centre

Members of the public have the opportunity to participate at South Downs National Park Authority meetings.

The Openness of Local Government Bodies Regulations are in force, giving a right to members of the public to record and report on proceedings at committee meetings.

Please read our Filming, Recording and Reporting of SDNPA Meetings Protocol for more information.


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