Southwark Regeneration in Partnership Programme

Albion Street Civic Centre SE16

Albion Street Civic Centre
Albion Civic

Proposed development

Project details

Erection of a 5 storey block with partial set back to the public square. The scheme will provide 26 units (7x1b2pf; 7x2b3pf; 4x2b4pf; 5x3b5pf and 3x3b5pf wheel chair). There are two cores in this development which consist of Core A: 12 Intermediate units and Core B: 14 Social rented units. All measurements are approximate.

Unit Type Min. Area sq. m- Total no. of unit type

  • 7 x 1 bed (2P) 52m2
  • 7 x 2 bed (3P) 64m2
  • 4 x 2 bed (4P) 77m2

Planning status

  • planning permission has been obtained subject to approving the section 106 and the planning number is 17/AP/1255

Commercial units

  • commercial units to be retained; it could be any of the following: (A1/A3/A5/B1/D1)

Proposed delivery timeline

The council is in the process of procuring a development partner for the delivery of the Albion Civic Site via the Office of the European Journal. The selection questionnaire has been issued and received and the council has now shortlisted five developers to submit Invitation to Tender (ITT). The ITT is expected to be issued in November 2017 and return of ITT to be in December 2017. Clarifications and evaluation of tender is expected to be completed by the end of January 2018. The appointment of a developer partner to deliver the project is expected to be by March 2018. It's expected the contract will be delivered within 24 months by the end of March 2020.

Initial tenders went out and none were received. The council is currently reviewing alternative procurement routes to deliver the scheme

Page last updated: 25 July 2018