Key announcements

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Timeline and updates

Key milestones for this exciting project

Stadium development

  • Autumn 2019 – Demolition of three of the existing stadium stands following planning permission
  • Winter 2019/2020 – Planning approval for the redevelopment of the stadium and the main contractor appointed
  • Spring 2020 – Preparations for start of construction begin with the installation of hoarding and signs
  • Summer 2020 – Construction work started
  • Spring and summer 2021 – New roof and walling for stand takes shape
  • Winter 2021 – Completion of stadium track and new seating
  • Spring 2022 – Completion date
  • Summer 2022 - Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games
  • Winter 2022 to spring 2023 – Phased reopening of stadium to public

Stadium legacy works and Perry Park enhancement works

  • July to August 2023 - Stadium legacy and Perry Park enhancement works public consultation
  • August 2023 - Stadium legacy and Perry Park enhancement redesign following public consultation feedback
  • September 2023 – Section 114 notice and spend control measures resulted in project being temporarily suspended
  • November 2023 – Spend control approval received for Stadium legacy and Perry Park enhancement with reduced budget
  • November 2023 to January 2024 - project team remobilised
  • January 2024 – Project redesign to meet new budget
  • April 2024 - Re-engagement with stakeholders on direction of Perry Park enhancements to include new play area
  • April 2024 - Update BeHeard
  • May 2024 – Submit planning application for external areas
  • Early summer 2024 – Commence reinstatement works to the Park Phase One
  • Autumn 2024 - Commence Phase Two enhancement works, including play area, signage, entrance, draining works, together with completion of stadium secure fencing line
  • Spring 2025 - External works project completion


You can find previous updates and associated documents in our archive.

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Page last updated: 10 April 2024

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