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The following dates are intended as a guide only and may be subject to change.

Harbour Hopes engagement

September 2021 to December 2021

Bristolians were asked what their hopes were for the future of Western Harbour.

Read the Engagement Report here.

Draft vision for Western Harbour consultation

March 2022 to April 2022

People were asked for their feedback on the draft vision for Western Harbour.

Read the consultation report here.

Vision approved by Bristol City Council Cabinet

12 July 2022

Read the vision for Western Harbour.

Grant offer considered by Bristol City Council’s Cabinet

4th July 2023

Bristol City Council select the masterplanning team

Autumn 2023

Applications open for the refreshed Western Harbour Advisory Group

January 2024

Complete Western Harbour masterplan

Summer 2025

More detailed proposals for the area are developed alongside consultation with the community.

Bristol City Council seeks further funding for key infrastructure projects

Autumn 2025

Planning applications and approvals


Details of a scheme for the area are developed with ongoing consultation throughout.

Work commences on the ground with a 6 year delivery timeframe