Decision details

Report of the Head of Policy and Communications - Councillor Referral from Heritage, Culture and Leisure Committee

Decision Maker: Policy and Resources Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider the referral of a decision of the Heritage, Culture and Leisure Committee related to the River Festival.


That the Council welcomes boat owners to Maidstone to enjoy the town and all it provides. It will be pleased to consider a proposal for a river festival or regatta when the organisers provide a fully prepared and costed events plan which must be cost neutral to the Council and comply with the Council’s Festival and Events Policy. Our policy can be found on the council’s website and the Maidstone Culture and Leisure Team will be pleased to answer any questions in relation to it.


Publication date: 20/02/2017

Date of decision: 15/02/2017

Decided: 15/02/2017 - Policy and Resources Committee

Effective from: 28/02/2017

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