A to Z search:
View our interactive map, which shows rights of way in West
Sussex, long distance paths, shorter walks and easy access
Check which routes are temporarily unavailable, and which have
been permanently closed.
Let us know if you find overgrown or inaccessible rights of
Information on maintaining rights of way, definitive and
permissive rights of way, and public and private access.
View the legal documents that establish rights of way.
Create or change a public right of way, and information for
landowners on submitting deposits under Section 31(6).
How often we inspect and schedule works on rights of way.
The different types of access to the countryside and our ongoing
work to improve them.
Use your skills, or learn new ones, to help restore, maintain
and expand our local countryside.
Provides independent advice on public access to land, for open
air-recreation and other functional or utility purposes.
Details for landowners on how to make applications under Section
31(6) of the Highways Act 1980 and Section 15A(1) of the Commons
How we assess current access to the countryside, and propose to
ensure it meets future needs.