Issue details

Marine Lake Events Centre – Pre-Development and Capital Funding bid submissions

This report requests approval to submit a pre-development funding bid of up to £2.5m to the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority (LCR CA), along with a capital funding bid submission to Arts Council England (ACE) of up to £5m.

Subject to the above funding, the report also requests approval to procure a range of required consultancy services for the proposed new Southport Marine Lake Events Centre, in order to progress the design, business case and operating model, to enable the required Town Deal submission by March 2022 to draw down the necessary funds.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: Cambridge; Dukes;

Decision due: 29 Jul 2021 by Cabinet

Lead director: Executive Director

Contact: Stephen Watson, Executive Director Email: stephen.watson@sefton.gov.uk.

Agenda items

List of background documents to be considered by decision maker

  • Marine Lake Events Centre – Pre-Development and Capital Funding bid submissions