Harbour Commissioner

The board of Yarmouth Harbour Commissioners is appointed on a staggered basis, over a three-year period, to ensure continuity.  Applications are now being sought for a new Commissioner and the successful candidates will be appointed from 1 June 2020.

The board aims to find Commissioners with a wide range of experience to advise and support the harbour, therefore applications are invited from all candidates, however a business background would be advantageous. 

Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate ability and a proven track record in their chosen profession or other activities.  Most importantly applicants should be able to demonstrate an independent and impartial approach to decision making.

The role of Commissioner is unpaid, although reasonable expenses will be reimbursed. 

If you are interested in being considered for a position on the board further details and an application form can be downloaded below or by requesting a pack via email from or from Lisa Bridges, Administration/HR Manager, or Tim Adams, Chief Executive/Harbour Master, The Yarmouth (Isle of Wight) Harbour Commissioners, Harbour Office, The Quay, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, PO41 0NT.  Tel (01983) 760321.

Covering letter

Further information for candidates

YHC 2018 Accounts

YHC 2018 Annual Report

Application form

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is noon on Friday 6 March 2020.

01983 760321
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