City of Edinburgh Council (Portobello Park) Bill - Preliminary Stage



The period for lodging objections to the Bill closed at 5pm on Monday 24 June 2013. Sixty-six admissible objections were received.

View the admissible objections received


The Committee published its Preliminary Stage report on 4 December 2013.

The Preliminary Stage debate was held on 9 January 2014. The Parliament agreed to the general principles of the Bill and that it should proceed as a private bill.


Written evidence

Oral evidence

The Committee took oral evidence at its meetings on:

11 September 2013:

9 October 2013:

Additional Information

Legal Opinions

The following legal opinions have been provided to support representations to the Committee.


Site visit

The Committee undertook a site visit on Friday 4 October 2013.

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