Our proposals for
Sky Studios Elstree North

We’ve created a quick summary of the facts about our proposals. Click here to view.

The proposals:

10 NEW STATE-OF-THE-ART SOUND STAGES, operated by Sky, to house world-class Film and TV productions.

Space for a PERMANENT BACKLOT which can serve the existing Sky Studios Elstree South site and proposed expansion.

All the facilities and amenities that a modern studio needs including OFFICE AND WORKSHOP SPACE.

A multi-storey CAR PARK reducing the traffic and parking impact for residents in the surrounding area.

A new space to support even more COMMUNITY INITIATIVES.

safeguarded for habitat creation.

Commitment to FUNDING OVER £500K towards a high-street based Film and Heritage Centre, championed and developed by the council.

£6.5MILLION+ investment into local transport.


27 ACRES OF LAND IMPROVED for biodiversity generation and habitat creation within 3.5 miles of the studio for the next 30 years.

A publicly ACCESSIBLE COMMUNITY GREEN right next to the studios.

Designed and built to the highest SUSTAINABILITY STANDARDS.

Creating more than 2,000 ADDITIONAL JOBS throughout construction and operation.

Generating an additional £2bn OF PRODUCTION SPEND over the first five years of operation.

A SKY UP ACADEMY STUDIOS to inspire the next generation of talent – now delivered early at Sky Studios Elstree.

Our planning application

We have submitted a planning application to Hertsmere Borough Council for Sky Studios Elstree North. All of our design and technical documents, including our very special circumstances case for development on Green Belt, are now available to view on the Council’s planning portal using the reference: 22/1526/FULEI.

We have produced a summary of our final proposals which is available as an easy print pdf here. You can also click below for more information about our consultation and to read our Case for Expansion.

Click here to view our Need for Expansion document.

Click here to view our consultation summary.

consultation Materials

In case you missed it, you can still download all of the information we shared as part of our consultation.

Click here for an easy print pdf of the exhibition boards.

Click here for an easy print pdf of our webinar presentation.

Contact us

If you have any questions, or would like to speak to a member of the team, please get in touch at:


0800 096 6139

For all the latest news about our existing studios, please visit www.skystudioselstree.com