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The Bournemouth-Swanage Motor Road and Ferry Company
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THE BOURNEMOUTH-SWANAGE MOTOR ROAD AND FERRY ACTS 1923 & 1986 AND TRANSPORT CHARGES &c. (MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS) ACT 1954

Notice ID: BOU0477547

Notice effective from
15th February 2018 to 17th March 2018

THE BOURNEMOUTH-SWANAGE MOTOR ROAD AND FERRY ACTS 1923 & 1986 AND TRANSPORT CHARGES &c. (MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS) ACT 1954
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that The Bournemouth-Swanage Motor Road and Ferry Company has applied to the Secretary of State for Transport for an Order to revise the charges for the use of the ferry between Sandbanks and South Haven Point. The current and proposed toll charges are set out in the Schedules below:
CURRENT SCHEDULE Currant Toll

1. (a) Pedestrian (One-way toll from Sandbanks) £1.00


(b) Pedestrian (One-way toll from Shell Bay) Op

2. Pedal or Motor Cycle with no more than three wheels. £1.00 Passenger vehicle constructed or adapted to carry not more


3. (a) than 16 persons exclusive of driver with an operating weight £4.50


not exceeding 3,500 kilograms.
(b)
Goods vehicle with an operating weight not exceeding 3,500 £. 5Q

kilograms. ' Passenger vehicle constructed or adapted to carry more

than 16 persons exclusive of driver with an operating weight £9.00 not exceeding 20,000 kilograms. Goods vehicle, or any other vehicle not specified above,

with an operating weight exceeding 3,500 kilograms but not £9.00 exceeding 20,000 kilograms.

PROPOSED SCHEDULE Proposed Toll

1. (a) Pedestrian (One-way toll from Sandbanks) £2.00 (b) Pedestrian (One-way toll from Shell Bay) Op



2. Pedal or Motor Cycle with no more than three wheels. £2.00


Passenger vehicle constructed or adapted to carry not
3. (a) more than 16 persons exclusive of driver with an operating £6.00


weight not exceeding 3,500 kilograms.
(b)
Goods vehicle with an operating weight not exceeding PRnn

3,500 kilograms. t0,uu

Passenger vehicle constructed or adapted to carry more
than 16 persons exclusive of driver with an operating weight £12.00 not exceeding 20,000 kilograms.

Goods vehicle, or any other vehicle not specified above,
with an operating weight exceeding 3,500 kilograms but not £12.00 exceeding 20,000 kilograms.

Vehicles not specified above, with an operating weight not exceeding 3,500 kilograms, will be charged at the rate applicable for that of the nearest similar vehicle. Where a vehicle is drawing one or more trailers, in addition to the toll chargeable for the use by that vehicle of the ferry, there shall be payable for each trailer an additional toll equal to the toll for the drawing vehicle. Any person having a substantial interest may, not later than Tuesday 3rd April 2018 object to the application by giving notice via email to nationalcasework@dft.gsi.gov.uk, or in writing to the Secretary of State, Department for Transport, Tyneside House, Skinnerburn Road, Newcastle Business Park, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 7AR, marked for the attention of Sandra Zamenzadeh (Casework Manager, National Transport Casework Team) accompanied by the grounds of their objection, and by sending a copy to the Company to email@sandbanksferry. co.uk or to the Ferry Office, Shell Bay, Studland, Swanage, Dorset, BH19 3BA. Please note that the terms of any objection may be communicated to other persons. It is not the company's intention to fully implement this increase in tolls charged until 1st April 2021. Details of the proposed phased implementation and extended discounts on pre-paid books of tickets are available from the Company at the Ferry Office as detailed above. Dated 14th February 2018 T. A. Nicol, Secretary, The Bournemouth-Swanage Motor Road & Ferry Company Inc.

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