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.


Mountfield Park wins Best New Neighbourhood Award

We are pleased to report that Mountfield Park, a new residential development in Canterbury has won a Housing Design Award.


Join our Black Country Panel

The Black Country LEP is seeking built environment experts from a wide range of disciplines to join an assessment panel for its Black Country Garden City initiative.


Urban Design Autumn School with UCA

This year’s autumn school will be based at the Turner Contemporary in Margate, bringing together Kent Design members (and non-members) and UCA students for a two-day design charrette.


Our recent Kent Design Study Tour in South East London

Held on 6th July 2017, this study tour focused on prefabrication in the design and construction industry. Visiting award winning schemes in South East London.


Read our response to the Government’s White Paper

In response to the Government’s consultation on proposals for new housing, this summary outlines what we would like to see happen in order to ensure quality is not forgotten.


Kent Design Roundtable: responding to fixing our broken housing market

On Tuesday 13th June 2017, a group of Kent Design members met at the Maidstone Museum for a roundtable discussion to ask how far proposals in the government’s white paper will go to fixing the housing market.