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 panel

DSE is seeking new members for its Expert Panel. Panel members sit on our design review panels and also help us with design workshops, design advice and training.


Summary: Brighton & Hove City Charrette - 20th March 2017

Organised on behalf of BHCC, citizens and local businesses met at the British Airways i360 for keynote talks and roundtable debates on aspects of what Brighton & Hove will look like in 2030.​


Join the Board of Design South East

DSE wants to extend its influence and impact on the quality of the built environment. We are seeking new board members with the additional skills we need to develop and deliver our strategy.


Kent Design Study Tour - 6th July 2017

Focusing on prefabrication in the design and construction industry, this tour will visit award winning schemes in South East London, to explore how such schemes could be relevant to future development in Kent


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.


Housing Design Awards Seminar 2017

This year’s seminar focuses on the partnerships between developers and local authorities providing schools and jobs in addition to more and better homes