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Scottish Natural Heritage (Rum) Harbour Empowerment Order 1999

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Harbour jurisdiction

15.—(1) Scottish Natural Heritage shall exercise jurisdiction as a harbour authority within the meaning of section 57 of the Harbours Act 1964(1) and the powers of the harbourmaster shall be exercisable within the harbour limits.

(2) The harbour limits shall comprise the harbour premises, together with all waters below the level of high water forming Loch Scresort from the north shore at Rubha na Roinne at a point NG 142306 800171, thence in a south south easterly direction for a distance of 1386 metres to a point NM 142514 798800 on the level of high water.

(3) In the event of any discrepancy between the harbour limits as described in paragraph (2) above and the limits shown on the harbour limits plan, the limits as described in the said paragraph (2) shall be deemed to be correct and shall prevail.

(4) For and incidental to their functions under this Order, Scottish Natural Heritage may employ and appoint a harbourmaster.

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