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Opportunity Liverpool Waters

The project promoter will consider a variety of investor involvement to include land purchase and joint development proposals. Liverpool Waters is one part of the wider Atlantic Gateway project and part of the Mersey Waters Enterprise Zone.

This frst phase will see investment of around 1 billion GBP that will include approximately 1,000 residential apartments, a cruise liner terminal, Isle of Mann ferry terminal, 2 link roads and a world class football stadium.

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Project promoter

Peel L&P



£100+ million GDV



Retail, Commercial, Residential, Leisure, Hotel, Private rented sector, Energy component (real estate)


Investment type

Land purchase, development partners


Planning status

Outline permission

Map showing the location of Liverpool and the major transport links across Northern England

Project background

Liverpool Waters will contribute substantially to the growth and development of the city centre, and infrastructure improvements will allow ease of movement and strong connections between the northern end of Liverpool Waters, its hinterland and the city centre.

It will transform the city centre and North Liverpool, providing much needed opportunities for jobs, training and skills development. It will be strongly connected with the existing waterfront and add vitality to the under-used water spaces north of the current populated dock complexes.

About the project

The planning permission for the whole development provides for approximately 1.9 million square metres (20 million square feet) of floorspace, over 100 buildings and is situated within 2 kilometres of prime waterfront.

Liverpool Waters total project value is 5 billion GBP and will comprehensively transform Liverpool’s northern docks, regenerating a 60 hectare (148 acre) stretch of land to create a world-class, high quality, mixed-use waterfront and city centre extension, part classified as a World Heritage Site. 10 live projects are at advanced stages of design, with starts already made on site.

Key points in Phase 1 are:

  • 2 kilometres of river frontage.
  • Up to 1,000 new homes.
  • 1.8 million square metres (19 million square feet) of floorspace.
  • Supporting leisure, food and beverage.
  • Office space.

Promoters and partnerships

Peel L&P are a well-respected and established UK North West based developer who have a strong track record of creating and delivering similar scale projects throughout the United Kingdom.

The company is an ambitious regeneration company with generations of history, heritage and expertise. Owning and managing 1.1 million square metres (11 million square feet) of property and over 8,000 hectares (20,000 acres) of land and water, with significant assets throughout the UK with a total portfolio value of 2.6 billion GBP.

Liverpool City Council is the local authority which administers and is responsible for planning applications within Liverpool. The project is located within the Liverpool City LEP region and forms part of the Northern Powerhouse.

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