Lancing Parish Council

Allotments and Beach Huts



The Council is responsible for 0.65 hectares of allotment land (30 plots in total) located at the rear of East Lancing Recreation Ground (Orient Road).


Allotments are available in two sizes : '5 rods' and '10 rods'.


A rod is an ancient land measurement of approximately 5m in length, a square rod being 25 square meters and a '5 rod allotment' therefore being 125 square meters.


Allotment sizeChargeVATTotal
5 Rods£25.00-£25.00
10 Rods£50.00-£50.00



Beach Huts


The Council is responsible for more than 275 beach hut sites. Beach Green and Widewater hold the greater number and the huts located at these sites are considered permanent erections. In all cases, the council ownership is for the site only. Beach huts are purchased and erected privately by the licence holder. The waiting lists are only open to residents of Lancing or Sompting.


Beach Green and Widewater£323.13£64.63£387.76



Scale of charges from 1 April 2019 until 31 March 2020.