Liverpool Waters is an ambitious 30-year vision to completely transform the city’s northern docks, creating a sustainable world-class, high-quality, mixed-use waterfront and bringing life back to the historic docklands.

As the largest single development opportunity in the city, Liverpool Waters is a seamless extension of both Liverpool’s Commercial Business District and its iconic world heritage waterfront.

Extending to over 2km along the banks of the River Mersey, this £5 billion scheme has outline planning permission for 20 million sq ft of mixed use development floor space across 60 hectares.

Quick facts


people live within commuting distance of Liverpool city centre

Estimated Value


Liverpool Waters is one of the largest regeneration projects within Europe



of the city’s famous waterfront, Liverpool Waters is bringing a swathe of historic dockland back to life


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What's here

Liverpool Waters is a seamless extension of Liverpool's city centre, offering visitors a varied range of amenities and entertainment offerings, in an iconic waterfront setting.

Latest News

30 Sep 2021

Next phase of Mersey Heat network gets the go ahead

Plans to connect the next phase of Peel NRE’s Mersey Heat network have been approved by Liverpool City Council. Permission has been granted for around 1km of additional pipe to be installed to link the existing district heat infrastructure at Princes Dock at Peel L&P’s Liverpool Waters development, via Central Dock and Clarence Dock, to Stanley Dock and a new energy centre at Great Howard Street.

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Peel L&P scoops two major awards at Insider’s 2021 Liverpool City Region Property Awards

The ceremony, held at the iconic Titanic Hotel on the evening of September 1st, recognised those who have delivered outstanding results and shone a light on the developers, projects and deals that have helped shape the Liverpool city region. Regeneration business Peel L&P won both ‘Developer of the Year’ and the ‘Future Ambition Award’ at last night’s event. The Developer of the Year award recognised the work that has continued across Liverpool Waters, Wirral Waters and the Mersey Heat district heat network (Peel NRE), with all three projects reaching major milestones for the business.

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History made at project commencement ceremony as excavator makes first incision into eastern quayside at Bramley-Moore Dock – part of Peel L&P’s Liverpool Waters. The three-year build programme will create up to 12,000 construction jobs and generate a £1.3bn boost to the UK economy.

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Open water swimming facility opens at Princes Dock

An urban open water swimming facility will open at Princes Dock, Liverpool Waters, this summer providing a unique destination for one of the most popular past times to come out of the Covid pandemic.

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Peel L&P scoops two major awards at Insider’s 2021 Liverpool City Region Property Awards


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