Due to open in 2020, ‘The Exchange’ is offered by developer Ashbourne Beech Ltd. on a 25 year lease, at a peppercorn rent and with a guaranteed £500,000 annual contribution towards revenue costs for the first 5 years.

Located in the heart of the Isle of Dogs, the Exchange is imagined as an arts space with a 224-seat auditorium, two further studios, a restaurant/bar and the opportunity for an operator to programme the public realm across the new Crossharbour District Centre.

Interested parties can find further information and the application pack at www.futurecity.co.uk/the-exchange. The deadline for tenders is 10 AM GMT on the 21st April 2017.

Enquiries from potential applicants should be directed to David Micklem, Futurecity Associate, at [email protected].

General enquiries about Crossharbour District Centre should be directed to Rebekah Paczek at [email protected]


Are you a property developer with cultural space to offer, or a cultural or creative organisation looking for space? Contact Tim Jones, our Head of Strategy, to discuss how Futurecity can help meet your needs.

Futurecity are also hosting an evening event where interested applicants can ask questions about the site and application process, meet other organisations that might be interested in partnering up and network with likeminded organisations.

Please register on Eventbrite.

For those unable to attend, information shared at the event will be published online.