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The Sussex & Surrey Associations of Local Councils (SSALC) represents the interests of its 307 member Local Councils across East and West Sussex and Surrey. Surrey and Sussex ALCs are affiliated to the National Association of Local Councils (NALC).

The role of the Associations is to...

  • encourage
  • represent
  • advise
  • train

...its member councils and ensure that the voice of the first tier of local government is heard across both counties, the South East Region and by the Government.


SSALC trade as;

East Sussex ALC Limited Company No. 8500914

SSALC limited Company No. 8512101

Surrey ALC Limited Company No. 8492509

West Sussex ALC Limited Company No.8500937

All companies are registered in England.

Events / Training




Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner Hustings and Elections


You will be aware that the Police and Crime Commissioner elections take place this year, key dates are below:

Wednesday 30 March 2016 - Publication of the notice of election;

Thursday 7 April 2016 - Final date for candidate nominations to be submitted;

Monday 11 April 2016 - Sussex Police and Office of the Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner familiarisation event for candidates - Sackville House, Lewes, BN7 2FZ;

Thursday 5 May 2016 - Election day;

Wednesday 11 May 2016 - Term of incumbent PCC ceases;

Thursday 12 May 2016 - Newly or re-elected PCC takes office.


As before in 2012, SSALC has arranged for candidates to be invited to attend and engage with local councils at the following dates and venues


28th April, Heathfield Community Centre, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 0XG - commencing at 1900


May I please emphasise these closed sessions are for local councils and not the general public.


If your council would like to send any representatives to any of the above dates please email to advise of your attendance.




1/3/2016 - NEWSLETTER - MARCH 2016 - SSALC


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