Common land is not land that is owned by everyone (a popular misconception)

All commons have an owner. In the case of Henfield  Common, Broadmere and Oreham they  are owned by Horsham District Council and  managed by Henfield Parish Council.

The public have a statutory right of access on foot to registered common land 

 Due to the  non-intrusive traditional 'management' in the past Henfield's Commons have a  tremendous diversity of flora and fauna that remains today

 

         

 

On these pages you can access a wide range of information about Henfield Commons and the conservation and management of these wonderful spaces.

 

Joint Commons Committee meets every 2 months in the Henfield Hall.
This committee is a joint venture between Henfield Parish Council and Horsham District Council.
Members of the public are welcome to attend all meetings.

View a copy of the Henfield Commons Bye Laws 

Parish Councillors serving on this committee:
Cllrs –  Andrew Sharp (Chairman) , Malcolm Eastwood, Gill Perry

Horsham District Councillors serving on this committee:
Cllrs - Mike Morgan ( Vice Chairman), Josh Potts, Roger Noel 

Co opted members:
Eddie Colgate

To view the Annual Report of the Joint Commons Committee 2020/21 please click here

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29th June 2022 at 9:30am
24th March 2022 at 2:00pm
6th October 2021 at 2:00pm
12th July 2021 at 7:00pm
27th November 2019 at 7:00pm
18th September 2019 at 7:00pm

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Henfield Joint Commons Committee Meeting - 29th June 202223-06-22

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Joint Commons Agenda 24th March 202218-03-22

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Joint Commons Committee Meeting - 24th March 2022 - Draft Minutes05-04-22

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Joint Commons Agenda 6th October 202130-09-21

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Joint Commons Committee Meeting - 6th October 2021 - Minutes06-04-22

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Joint Commons Agenda 12th July 202106-07-21

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Henfield Joint Commons Committee Meeting - 12th July 2021 - Minutes15-10-21

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Commons Agenda 27th November 201919-02-20

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Commons Minutes 18th September 201919-02-20

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