East Sussex County Council

Case Study

Client Overview

Nestled in the picturesque landscape of England’s south-eastern coast, East Sussex County Council stands as a beacon of governance, service, and community progress. Encompassing a diverse and vibrant region, the council serves as the administrative heart of East Sussex, overseeing a multitude of services and initiatives that enrich the lives of its residents. With its headquarters in the historic town of Lewes, the council plays a pivotal role in fostering a dynamic environment where culture, education, and innovation converge.

From the rolling hills of the South Downs to the bustling urban centres, East Sussex County Council is dedicated to nurturing an inclusive and prosperous society. With a commitment to excellence, the council endeavours to provide essential services, support local businesses, promote sustainable development, and safeguard the well-being of its residents. Rooted in a rich history yet firmly focused on the future, East Sussex County Council embraces challenges with resilience and empowers its communities with a vision of progress and collaboration.

Security and access control are paramount in creating a safe and efficient environment, especially in institutions like East Sussex County Council. Recognizing the need for a robust security solution, Hunters, a leading integrated security company, embarked on a journey to enhance access control throughout the council’s campuses. Leveraging the advanced capabilities of the Nedap Blue Access Control System, Hunters successfully designed, implemented, and maintained a comprehensive security framework tailored to the council’s unique needs. This case study delves into the collaborative effort that fortified campus security while fostering a seamless flow of operations.

Benefits and Results:

The partnership between East Sussex County Council and Hunters exemplifies the fusion of innovation and security in a dynamic administrative landscape. By embracing the Nedap Blue Access Control System, the council fortified its security measures while ensuring an efficient flow of authorized personnel. This case study underscores the pivotal role of integrated security systems in elevating safety standards and contributing to the seamless functioning of institutions.

  • Heightened Campus Security: The tailored access control solution significantly improved security by effectively regulating access and deterring unauthorized entry.

  • Streamlined Operations: The centralized access management system streamlined administrative tasks, allowing resources to be allocated more efficiently.

  • Efficient Traffic Flow: The management of barriers, turnstiles, and gates facilitated a smooth and organized flow of authorized individuals across the campuses.

  • Compliance and Monitoring: The system’s real-time monitoring capabilities provided administrators with insights into campus activities, enabling prompt responses to security concerns.


Access Control 100%
CCTV 100%
Intruder Alarm System 100%



We offer a full range of services and systems including, access control, CCTV, intruder detection, intercoms, safety barriers/gates & turnstiles as well as the copper and fibre networks that all of this technology sits on.

CCTV Systems

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Access Control Systems

Our access control equipment can create a safer environment for your business by allowing access only to authorised personnel, whilst also discouraging opportunistic theft.

Intruder Systems

Hunters specializes in Intruder Alarm Systems, with expertise spanning various sectors including warehousing, distribution, retail, museums, historical sites, local authorities, education, leisure, and offices. Trust us to safeguard your diverse needs effectively.

Security Solutions

Hunters security solutions integrate all devices into one comprehensive platform.

Data Solutions

We design, install and maintain copper and fibre optic network systems for voice and data services.

Service & Maintenance

Hunter’s Service and Maintenance agreements are tailored completely to the needs of each individual customer.


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