FAQ4: What is the role of the Harbour Board?
The primary role of the LFHA Harbour Board is to administer & maintain its property for the benefit of its members in accordance with the Association’s Constitution & statutory regulations. To do this, it needs to administer a membership scheme, hold an Annual General Meeting and levy fees from its members.
The executive committee of the Association, the Harbour Board, administers the area which includes the harbour & slipway, moorings & the ramp (not a slipway for vehicles) at Sowden End. It manages its property in accordance with the following objectives:
Moorings are leased to people who live locally on an annual & renewable basis.
Lympstone operates a two season boating year. During the sailing season, larger vessels are moored in the estuary, whilst sailing dinghies & tenders are berthed on the hard-standing. During the winter period, dinghies & tenders are removed from the Association’s property whilst the larger vessels are craned onto the hard-standing (winter dry-berths).
The AGM is usually held in February or January, whilst the Board usually meets in the first week of each month excluding August.
Whilst the focus of the LFHA is the maintenance of its assets, & management of mooring & winter berthing, the social and recreational side of boating is addressed by the Lympstone Sailing Club.
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