Design South East is the region’s leading source of built environment design support. Local authorities, developers and communities throughout the greater south east region trust us to provide outstanding and impartial design advice and assistance.


Urban Design Autumn School: Growing the City: Designing the Urban Edge

The Urban Design Autumn School offers amazing learning opportunities with some of the UK’s leading practitioners.


Meet our new Head of Design Advice, David Tittle

Managing the growing workload at DSE is our new Head of Design Advice, David Tittle. David joins us from one of our partners in the Design Network.


Events and Marketing Coordinator

With the growth of Kent Design and demand for bespoke training from other areas of the south east and east, we now a person in the team focussed on event management.


Let's hope the new design panel doesn't reinvent the wheel

Chris Lamb says the Government’s new housing design advisory panel should not distract from the design review infrastructure provided by the Design Network or the increasing take up of Building for Life.


Meet our new team member - Garry Hall

Garry is an urban designer with extensive experience in delivering large and complex site, and specialises in developing design guidance and design codes.

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Design Review through Design South East

Read how design review adds value for developers, local authorities and communities in the planning process, and how Design South East can deliver exceptional design review services.