Lake Administration Committee - Friday, 1 July 2022 11.00 a.m.

Venue: District Council Chamber, Kendal Town Hall, Kendal

Contact: Adam Moffatt  Legal, Governance and Democracy Specialist

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To elect a Chairman of the Committee for the ensuing year.



To elect a Vice-Chairman of the Committee for the ensuing year.



To receive apologies for absence, if any.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 303 KB

To authorise the Chairman to sign, as a correct record, the minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 22 April 2022.


Declarations of Interest

To receive declarations by Members of interests in respect of items on this Agenda.


Members are reminded that, in accordance with the revised Code of Conduct, they are required to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests or other registrable interests which have not already been declared in the Council’s Register of Interests.  (It is a criminal offence not to declare a disclosable pecuniary interest either in the Register or at the meeting.)


Members may, however, also decide, in the interests of clarity and transparency, to declare at this point in the meeting, any such disclosable pecuniary interests which they have already declared in the Register, as well as any other registrable or other interests.


If a Member requires advice on any item involving a possible declaration of interest which could affect his/her ability to speak and/or vote, he/she is advised to contact the Monitoring Officer at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting.


Local Government Act 1972 - Excluded Items

To consider whether the items, if any, in Part II of the Agenda should be considered in the presence of the press and public.


Terms of Reference pdf icon PDF 238 KB

a)         To note the following Terms of Reference for the Lake Administration Committee in accordance with the Council’s Constitution:-


 “The functions of the Council in relation to the management of land at Lake Windermere pursuant to an agreement dated 1 April 1975 between the Council, Windermere Parish Council and Lakes Parish Council as set out in Regulations 2(10) of the Functions Regulations.”


b)         To note the Agreement for the Constitution of the Lake Administration Committee as agreed in 1975



Public Participation

Any member of the public who wishes to ask a question, make representations or present a deputation or petition at this meeting should apply to do so by no later than 0:01am (one minute past midnight) two working days before the meeting.  Information on how to make the application can be obtained by viewing the Council’s Website or by contacting the Committee Services Team on 01539 733333.


(1)        Questions and Representations


            To receive any questions or representations which have been received from members of the public.


(2)        Deputations and Petitions


            To receive any deputations or petitions which have been received from members of the public.


Progress Report

To consider a verbal update on progress relating to decisions made at previous meetings of the Committee.


Windermere Lake Wardens and Rangers Annual Report 2020/2021 pdf icon PDF 123 KB

To consider the Windermere Lake Wardens and Rangers Annual Report 2020/2021.

Additional documents:


Encroachment Application to Extend the Existing Jetty with a Traditional Wooden Jetty at Land Adjacent to Tarnedge Lakeside Windermere pdf icon PDF 134 KB

To consider an encroachment to extend the existing concrete jetty with traditional wooden jetty at land adjacent to Tarnedge, Lakeside, Windermere.


Additional documents:


Encroachment Application to Construct a New Boat House with Jetty at Herons Croft Bellman Landing Windermere pdf icon PDF 129 KB

To consider an encroachment application to construct a new boathouse with wetdock and replace the existing wooden jetty at Herons Croft Bellman landing Windermere.

Additional documents:


Encroachment Application to Replace and Extend the Timber Jetty at Brunton Storrs Park Windermere pdf icon PDF 128 KB

To consider an encroachment application to replace and extend the traditional timber jetty by 3.4m and carry out associated dredging at Brunton Storrs Park, Windermere.

Additional documents:


Urgent Items

To consider urgent items, if any.


Private Section (exempt reasons under Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972, as amended by the Local Government (Access to Information) (Variation) Order 2006, specified by way of paragraph number)


Update on Commercial Leases and Annual Encroachments

To update Members on Commercial Leases and Annual Encroachments.