Harbour directions power - Launch of Department for Transport Consultation on applications received from harbour authorities wishing to be designated



The Department for Transport have launched their consultation on applications received from harbour authorities, who have applied to be designated with the power to give harbour directions under new section 40A of the Harbours Act 1964, inserted by section 5 of the Marine Navigation Act 2013 (here).

The consultation documentation (comprising Consultation letter,  Consultation document and Consultation response form) may be found at the following link on the Department’s website:

https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/harbour-directions-power-designation-of-english-and-non-fishery-welsh-harbour-authorities