Issue details

Transfer of green space assets to Christchurch Town Council

Formal approval is required to the agreed terms detailing the financial arrangements and responsibility for three spaces, at Barrack Road recreation ground and Skate facilities at Waterman's Park and Two Riversmeet, to be transferred from BCP to Christchurch Town Council.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommmend Forward to Council

Wards affected: Burton & Grange; Christchurch Town;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/02/2023

Decision due: 8 Mar 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Finance and Transformation (to 27/02/2023), Portfolio Holder for Communities, Health and Leisure (to 23/05/2023), Portfolio Holder for Environment and Place (to 03/03/2023)

Lead director: Chief Operations Officer

Contact: Kate Langdown, Director of Environment Email:, Martin Whitchurch, Project Leader - Environmental Services Email:

Consultation process

Consultation started pre-LGR and has continued including the formation of Heads of terms, notice of Disposal of open space publicly advertised etc, no further consultation required.


Christchurch Town Council


Agenda items


  • Transfer of green space assets to Christchurch Town Council