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What County is Brighton in?

What county is Brighton in?

As a team who live and work in Brighton we are often asked ‘What county is Brighton in’ and to this end we have done a bundle of research to find out the answer.

So where to start? Well it turns out that the City of Brighton and Hove is a unitary authority. A unitary authority essentially provides all the local services traditionally carried out by both the Local government County Councils and the District, borough or city councils.

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(Photo courtesy of Steven Iodice)

As a unitary authority The City of Brighton and Hove provides all of the local services usually split between the County Councils and District, borough or city council including:

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