Advice on Community Safety Matters

If you are concerned about crime or antisocial behaviour in your local area you can report this to us in a number of different ways.

In an emergency call 999.


Noise from commercial premises, industrial premises, alarms, loud music

Environmental Protection Team
Tel: (01444) 477292 Email:  
Noise From neighbours such as swearing, door slamming  
Anti-social Behaviour Team Tel: (01444) 477489 Email:


Aggressive / Dangerous dogs
Tel: 101

Dog fouling and lost and found dogs:
Environmental Health – Dog Control
Tel: 01444 477041

OR if in MSDC park or open space:
Park Rangers
Tel: 01444 477561

Crime and Domestic violence

Drug dealing, harassment, racism, hate crime:

Telephone: 01444 477550
NB in an emergency call 999 or you can contact Sussex Police on their non-emergency number 101

Graffiti and vandalism

Please fill out our online graffiti reporting form online

Flytipping and litter

General household rubbish, large domestic items such as fridges, mattresses, garden refuse, tyres and even asbestos that have been dumped on public land:

Tel:  01444 477440

Street light Faults

For street light faults contact:

Tel: 01444 477397

Light Pollution and bonfires

For light pollution or bonfires contact:

Environmental Protection Team
Tel: 01444 477292

Abandoned vehicles

Vehicles in a dangerous condition, with no vehicle license, or one that has not been moved in some time:

Tel: 01444 477440

Anti-social Behaviour

This can include threatening behaviour, inconsiderate parking, street drinking, vandalism:

Tel: 01444 477489

Planning issues

Such as trees, high hedges, flyposting:


Needles and Syringes

To report any hypodermic syringes found on land or facilities provided by Mid Sussex District Council:

Please use our sharps reporting form or
Tel: 01444 477440


If not listed above we may still be able to help. Please contact:

Tel: 01444 477489 - ask for the Anti-Social Behaviour Coordinator.
Alternatively fill out our secure online antisocial behaviour form  which will be sent to our Antisocial Behaviour Co-ordinator who will contact you directly.

You can also write to:

Mid Sussex Community Safety Partnership
Oaklands Road
Haywards Heath
West Sussex
RH16 1SS

Call the charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 to pass on information about crime.