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Metro Tunnel

Construction in Kensington

Works are underway to build the western tunnel entrance near South Kensington station.

Traffic impacts

Traffic impacts

A long term closure of Childers Street will be in place from July. Find out about traffic and transport changes.

Work notifications

Work notifications

We provide regular updates to local residents and businesses of works taking place on and around Kensington. View all work notifications.

High voltage tower construction

High voltage tower construction

Works are underway to remove and relocate the existing high voltage transmission towers ahead of construction.

Building the tunnel entrance

Building the tunnel entrance

Read about the construction plans for the western tunnel entrance.

 Western tunnel entrance

Western tunnel entrance location

The western tunnel entrance will be located alongside the existing rail corridor in Kensington. Find out more about the location and features.

 Construction impacts

Construction impacts

A number of mitigation measures have been developed to avoid, reduce or manage construction impacts in the area.