Whitstable Harbour Board

The board provides strategic direction for the harbour, including land and property in accordance with Canterbury City Council policies.

The board has 10 members, seven local councillors and three independent members. It meets approximately every six weeks, and  meetings are open to the public, except when confidential items of business are being discussed.

Board members

Cllr Brian Baker
Cllr Michael Dixey
Cllr Robert Jones
Cllr Bernadette Fisher
Cllr Colin Spooner
Cllr Ian Thomas
Cllr Pat Todd (Chair)
Sue Budden
Paul Moore
Peter Steen
Cllr Ashley Clark (reserve)
Cllr Alan Baldock (reserve)

See full committee details – including future meeting dates, agendas and minutes.

Audits

The harbour has to comply with many statutory and good practice requirements. It is assessed regularly, and specific audits are undertaken for:

  • Port Marine safety code
  • Navigation aids
  • Health and safety
  • TRANSEC (regulation of transport security)
  • Financial procedures

Strategies, plans, reports and policies

Gallery

News

First Floor Offices to Let

Published: Thursday 07 September

Space in the Former Angling Club at Whitstable Harbour available to let.

Harbour Board Meeting

Published: Thursday 10 August

If you would like to come along, the details are here.

Events

Defending Our Shores

01 July - 01 December

Threats to Whitstable from wars, floods and smugglers Whitstable is situated on the coast of the Thames Estuary, which brings great advantages of... at Whitstable Museum and Gallery

Around & About Kent

20 September - 26 September

Sean Deane Photography The multifaceted moods of the sea and the life that goes on in and around it are dramatically represented , producing perennially... at Horsebridge Arts and Community Centre