Issue details

Green Sefton – Southport Golf Links Investment Opportunities

To seek Cabinet approval to support the concept of seeking investment in Southport Golf Links based on previous Soft Market Test and Consultation. This could come from private sector partnership, and the investment would look to improve the playing offer for golfers and enhance the visitor experience for both golfers and non-golfers alike. As such, the project will include the course itself, the Whitehouse Café and/ or both.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Both Financial and Community Impact;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 31/08/2021

Financial: Yes;

Community Impact: Yes;

Decision due: 10 Mar 2022 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member - Health and Wellbeing

Lead director: Assistant Director of People (Operational In-House Services)

Department: Regeneration and Skills

Contact: Martin Sarbutts Email:

Consultation process

Briefing meetings; emails; public consultation exercise; soft market test


Cabinet Member - Health and Wellbeing; Executive Director Place; Growth Board; Members of the Public

Agenda items

List of background documents to be considered by decision maker

  • Green Sefton – Southport Golf Links Investment Opportunities