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Detail of outcome
Manor Steps beach will be designated as a bathing water with effect from 15 May 2018.
Detail of feedback received
We received 15 responses to this consultation and we are considering these. We will publish the decision on whether Manor Steps beach will be designated as a bathing water before the 2018 bathing season
We want to know what you think about a proposal to designate Manor Steps beach, Bournemouth, as a bathing water under the Bathing Water Directive (2006/7/EC). This proposal follows an application we have received from Bournemouth Borough Council.
We have published evidence of facilities and usage at the site. You can also read the criteria for designation and de-designation of bathing waters.
This consultation will be of interest to the recreation sector, leisure and tourism industries, beach users, environmental campaigners and families.