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Cats Protection's National Offices

Cats Protection
National Cat Centre
Chelwood Gate
RH17 7TT*

*RH17 7DE is for SatNav users. This will direct you to the correct site entrance.

Opening hours

Our visitor centre, on-site café and National Cat Adoption Centre are currently closed to the public. 

Car park for those exploring the grounds: 8am - 4pm

National Information Line: 03000 12 12 12 (9am-5pm Monday to Friday, excluding Bank Holidays)

Travelling to the National Cat Centre

Public transport

The 270 bus links up the major rail links of Brighton, Hassocks, Burgess Hill and Haywards Heath and goes on to East Grinstead via Chelwood Gate, stopping outside the Red Lion pub on the A275, just a hundred yards or so from our entrance.

For timetable information please visit the Metrobus website

Group visits

For larger groups arriving by coach, please phone in advance to arrange your visit.

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