Nelson Street Student Accomodation

Student Accommodation development

Nelson Street, BT15 1BH

About Nelson Street Student Accomodation

The Nelson Street Student Accommodation site e is c.0.4Ha in size and is currently a vacant brownfield site.

In June 2016, Olympian Homes submitted a planning application (LA04/2016/1252/F) to develop purpose built managed student accommodation with a maximum height of 12 storeys and 774 beds.

In December 2021, PBSA Nelson Street SARL/ Student Roost submitted an application to amend LA04/2016/1252/F (LA04/2021/2893/F). The amendments include the integration of a multi-use recreational facilities into the purpose built, managed student accommodation block. The application was approved at the Belfast City Council planning committee in May 2022.

The site has also had an outline planning permission for an 11 storey apartment development of 217 units (Z/2012/0352/O granted at appeal in May 2013). Full planning permission (Z/2008/0824/F) was also granted in October 2014 for 238 apartments.

Project Information

Start Date

May 2022




245000 ft²



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