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.


Join our team - full time post for Design Advisor

Join a growing organisation at the forefront of promoting good design in the built environment. We are looking for a full-time Design Advisor to join the DSE team.


Croydon's Whitgift redevelopment gets planning

A scheme to redevelop a major south London shopping centre, which was reviewed by the DSE panel, has been given planning approval


Consultant required – help us plan our work with communities

DSE is seeking a consultant to help us increase our direct involvement with communities by researching and planning a pilot project.


Brighton & Hove City Charrette - 11th December 2017

Following on from the Brighton & Hove City Charrette held on 20th March 2017, DSE will be hosting the next City Charrette on Monday 11th December.


Kingston Panel appointed

DSE has completed the recruitment and appointment of a new design review panel on behalf of the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames.



Caring Wood is RIBA House of the Year

Caring Wood in Kent, a ‘paragraph 55’ house reviewed by the DSE design review panel, has been named 2017 RIBA House of the Year.