Information and news for Arun District tourism businesses

Information logoSussex by the Sea Tourism businesses - this page is for you! 

Find the latest useful information for local tourism businesses in and around the Arun District in Sussex by the Sea. Keep coming back as more information is regularly added.

Sussex by the Sea online tourist information logoWho are we?

'Sussex by the Sea' is the official tourism 'brand' of Arun District Council, and is used to promote this beautiful part of West Sussex and it's tourism businesses; to residents in and visitors to: Arundel, Bognor Regis, Littlehampton and the villages of the Arun District. 
Arun District Council logoTourism is an integral part of the Arun District Council's Economy Group, the team looking after the Business and Regeneration of the district. Take a look and find out more.

If you own or represent a tourism business or organisation, whether it be as an accommodation; attraction; food and drink;  retailer; conference; venue; transport or event organiser please email with any queries.



Event Organisers! Promote your event with #sussexbytheseasons

Event Organisers Call to ActionReach a wider audience for your Arun District event for FREE ..... Share your event data with  and #sussexbytheseasons

Read and download this Useful document: Event Organisers Marketing advice for Sussex by the May 2019 2.docx.pdf  445KB and discover:

  • Advice on Holding an Event in the Arun District

  • How to add your event to our database and online calendar

Further promotion via:

  • Sussex by the Sea Social Media 

  • Visitor Information Points

  • Digital Screens plus

  • Summer and Winter Arun Times publications



Arun Business Partnership Awards

Are you good at what you do? Then shout about it!

Arun Business Partnership Awards 

Closing Date: mid October 2020 - see the website for details

Awards event 13th November 2020

Arun Business Partnership Awards 2019 Nominate now!



Tourism Business Awards

The Beautiful South Tourism Awards 

Why not plan to enter the 2020 awards or nominate your favourite tourism business? Click the links for more information.
There are categories for all tourism and hospitality businesses (see here).  Previous entrants have said entering the awards is a great way to get feedback and PR as well as helping to improve their business. Winners of the Beautiful South Awards in these categories will have the option of their forms and judging reports being submitted for consideration in the national Visit England awards.

VisitEngland’s Tourism Superstar award 

The Tourism Superstar award is awarded to an individual who goes above and beyond the call of duty to ensure visitors to England have an unforgettable experience.The nomination deadline is now passed, but why not read about the proces and the winners  - and consider a 2020 nomination?