Decision details

Decision Maker: Corporate Director (Operations and Delivery)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


BT have requested 4 wayleaves to upgrade their network in the Harwich area, serving 4 different properties/ property blocks in Harwich. 2 in Market Street, 1 in West Street and 1 in Kings Head Street. This is part of their rural build project.


To grant 4 wayleaves for BT in certain streets in Harwich in order to enable them to upgrade their infrastructure.

Alternative options considered:

To not grant the Wayleaves. BT have powers under the Electronic Communications Code and can apply to a land tribunal

Publication date: 31/01/2024

Date of decision: 31/01/2024