To provide a community via the society for people with an interest in all aspects of herpetology both experienced and novice based in East Sussex:-
a) To share information on the subject of reptile and amphibian husbandry.
b) To share their passion for these amazing animals.
To promote exotics as 'companion animals'.
To help with the education of those not familiar so as not to lead to fear of these animals.
To promote the hobby by demonstrating 'best practices' when displaying these animals.
To improve and uphold the standards of welfare within the herpetological community, through stringent practise of good husbandry, breeding, trading and education.
To promote the welfare of reptiles and amphibians within the community.
To be a valid organisation for the benefit of the hobby.
To host events and meetings within the county of East Sussex.