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.


DSE to establish new Kingston Panel

DSE is establishing a new design review panel on behalf of the London Borough of Kingston upon Thames and is seeking leading built environment professionals to join.


Annual Architecture Lecture to discuss Developing Historic Environments

Chris Lamb will be a guest speaker at the Guildford Society’s Annual Architecture Lecture hosted by the University of Surrey.


DSE Panel grows to meet demand

DSE has recently completed a refresh and expansion of its main expert panel. We are pleased to be able to appoint some big names in the industry as well as some rising talent.


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.


Housing delivery under threat through a lack of design skills in planning

New research questions whether the Government can achieve a step change in the delivery of high quality new housing while design skills gaps are growing in English local planning authorities.


Kent Design Roundtable: responding to the housing White Paper

Read our report from the Kent Design Roundtable: Responding to ‘Fixing our broken housing market’