Decision details

Portland Cemetery Minerals Lane, Weston Road, Portland

Decision Maker: Officer Delegated Decision

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To complete agreements with the Crown Estate to remove / amend a restriction on mineral extraction for the freehold land and to agree terms for mineral extraction with suitable access. To finalise a new lease to Albion Stone Ltd to work minerals in accordance with a planning permission Portland Cemetery Minerals Land, Weston Road, Portland.

Reasons for the decision:

A leasing agreement for use of land.

Alternative options considered:

The authority follows on from a Management Committee approval for the former Weymouth and Portland Borough Council. The Delegated Powers clearly gives the authority.


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

No conflict of interest declared.


Publication date: 13/01/2022

Date of decision: 11/01/2022