Decision details

Super Hut Development, Fisherman's Walk

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek Cabinet approval for the development and sale of super huts to generate a net capital receipt and additional revenue for the Council. Capital receipt will be in excess of £500k



(a)           Cabinet approve delivery of the scheme, subject to securing planning consents, and the sale of the super huts on 25 year leases; and

(b)           Cabinet delegate to the Service Director the setting of the final sales price which will be subject to market review closer to the time (Easter 2021)

Voting: Unanimous

Portfolio Holder: Tourism, Leisure & Communities


To maximise efficient use of Council assets, generating substantial new capital return whilst maintaining and improving ongoing revenue from existing beach huts.

Publication date: 24/12/2019

Date of decision: 20/12/2019

Decided at meeting: 20/12/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 04/01/2020

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