Medway Tunnel Transfer Notice

The Wardens and Assistants of Rochester Bridge in the County of Kent
“The Rochester Bridge Trust”
Registered Charity No. 207100

Charities Act 1993 & Medway Tunnel Act 1990

The Rochester Bridge Trust gives notice that it is proposing to transfer the Medway Tunnel to Medway Council pursuant to section 25 of the Medway Tunnel Act 1990 and make a payment to the Council of £3.648 million.

The Trust invites the public to raise any further matters which might affect its provisional decision that this transfer would be in the best interests of the Trust and its beneficiaries.

Background information and a summary of the matters taken into account by the Trust are available in the PUBLIC CONSULTATION DOCUMENT on this website or a copy may be requested by telephoning 01634 846706 between 9.00 am and 12.00 pm Monday to Thursday.

Responses should be sent using the response form at the end of the consultation document on this website or by post to the Bridge Clerk, The Rochester Bridge Trust, 5 Esplanade, Rochester, Kent ME1 1QE. The closing date for responses to be received by is 21 July 2009.

A summary of all representations received will be considered by the Trust, and its response and final decision will be published on the website.

Dated 18 June 2009
Bridge Clerk