Viking Star Cruise Liner (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-06-17
Session date: 
June 17, 2015
Reference: 
2015/1754
Question By: 
John Biggs
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

On the 12th May this vessel cruised up the Thames and moored at Greenwich. What assurances were sought from the operators of the liner on its emissions and their effect on air quality before it sailed into Central London?

Answer

Answer for Viking Star Cruise Liner (1)

Answer for Viking Star Cruise Liner (1)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The setting of emission requirements for vessels operating on the River Thames is a matter for the Port of London Authority.