Decision details

Legal Obstacles to Port Marine Safety Code Compliance

Decision Maker: Executive, Council

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To consider the report setting out costs and options of pursuing an HRO as request by Harbour Board.




RECOMMENDED that Council approve:-


(1)   that work on obtaining a Harbour Revision Order be commenced to continue the progress towards a Port Marine Safety Code compliance; and

(2)   the allocation of a one-off budget of up to £150,000 to allow for the Harbour Revision Order process and to provide contingency in case of a public enquiry.


Reason for Decision: As set out in the report.





Report author: Steve Carnell

Publication date: 03/11/2022

Date of decision: 01/11/2022

Decided at meeting: 01/11/2022 - Executive

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