Decision details

Decision Maker: Business & Economic Growth Portfolio Holder

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To contribute half of the £6,000 cost to procure a joint response with ECC to the Government consultation on the use, designation and application of Freeports in the UK in respect of Harwich International Port (HIP) and Bathside Bay.

Reasons for the decision:

Following on from work commissioned to assess opportunities for HIP and Bathside Bay TDC in partnership with ECC are commissioning a joint response to the Governments consultation on the use and designation of Freeports in the UK.

Alternative options considered:


Publication date: 19/05/2020

Date of decision: 15/05/2020

Effective from: 28/05/2020

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