Decision details

Managing Harbour Authority Responsibilities

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No



that it is recommended that Council approve;-


RECOMMENDED to Council that:-


(1)        a new Harbourmaster post be created within the Waterways establishment and recruit a suitably experienced and qualified candidate to the role;


(2)        two new Harbour Patroller posts be created within the Waterways establishment and recruit suitably experienced and qualified candidates to the roles;


(3)        the Duty Holder role be delegated to the Service Manager with responsibility for waterways and the Principal Health and Safety Manager in consultation with the relevant Portfolio Holder for waterways and the Constitution be amended accordingly; and


(4)        the options for a Harbour Revision Order be explored with the Port User Group.


Reason for Decision:


As set out in the report.








Report author: Steve Carnell

Publication date: 12/07/2018

Date of decision: 10/07/2018

Decided at meeting: 10/07/2018 - Executive

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