Issue details

Flood Defences - Poole Bridge to Hunger Hill

Request to submit the scheme's Outline Business Case (OBC) to the Environment Agency with a view to attracting Flood Defence Grant in Aid (FDGiA). This will also require a BCP contribution from CIL monies to construct the scheme from 2021.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommmend Forward to Council

Wards affected: Poole Town;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 30/06/2020

Decision due: 30 Sep 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Environment and Climate Change (to 01/10/2020), Acting Leader and Portfolio Holder for Regeneration and Culture (to 01/10/2020)

Lead director: Corporate Director of Regeneration and Economy

Contact: Catherine Corbin, Technician Email:, Matt Hosey, Head of Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management Email:, Ben Murray, WSP Seconded Projet Manager Email:

Consultation process

On-going throughout OBC production


Landowners and developers (West Quay Road)
Public bodies including Crown Estate, Environment Agency and Poole Harbour Commisioners
Internal service areas - Planning, Legal
Councillor FCERM Panel

Agenda items


  • Flood Defences - Poole Bridge to Hunger Hill