Stage 2 consultation on re-opening the Portishead branch line as part of MetroWest Phase 1

This consultation is now closed. For results contact the contact named in the following text. For the record, these are the consultation materials.

The consultation opens on Monday 23 October and runs for six weeks until the 4 December.

Please read about the plans and let us know your thoughts using this online questionnaire

The plans and the questionnaire are designed to be accessible to all. If you need the in another format, contact by email or by phone on 0117 922 4513














  • Opened
    22 Oct 2017 at 23:59
  • Closed
    4 Dec 2017 at 23:59
  • Response Published
    30 Mar 2018


Organisational Information

Contact Name Steven Penaluna
Job title Principal Transport Policy Officer
Contact Email
Contact Telephone 01934 427692

Project Information

Aim of this consultation This is the formal Stage 2 consultation for the Development Consent Order application to re-open the Portishead branch line as part of MetroWest Phase 1
Close Date 04 Dec 2017 23:59
Consultation Topic Business - jobs, new business or factories, Community - neighbourhoods, equalities, youth offending and registrar, Education - schools and adult learning, Environment - building work, transport, trees and recycling, Leisure - sports, theatre, museum and tourism, Transport - construction and repair, travel or policy, Your council - councillors and committees, council tax or strategies
Context for this consultation The consultation will help shape the scheme in line with the formal Development Consent Order process required to build and operate the railway