Foreshore licence agreements (FOI)
Foreshore licence agreements (FOI)Produced by the Freedom of Information office
Authored by Government of Jersey and published on 21 November 2022.
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Please can you confirm the following:
The number of property owners who have entered into licence agreements with the Government of Jersey to ratify boundaries along the foreshore since February 2021?
The names of these properties?
The number of licence fees which have been requested / paid in respect to foreshore encroachments since February 2021?
The names of the properties that have made payments (if any)?
This information may be obtained from Jersey Property Holdings.
The information requested is publicly available on www.gov.je within previous Freedom of Information responses. Article 23 of the Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011 has been applied. Please see the following links:
Foreshore encroachment payments (FOI)
Licence agreements relating to foreshore (FOI)
It should be noted that the licence agreement for the Keppel Tower site, Seymour is pending completion.
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