archived: Port of Leith Distillery (Ocean Drive next to Ocean Terminal)

Name/location Port of Leith Distillery (Ocean Drive next to Ocean Terminal)
Owner/developer Leith Distillery
Proposal New building to house a whisky distillery, including visitor experience/tasting area and shop, office and bar/restaurant. Development will involve moving the existing listed Paint Shed building to a new location.
Current status
  • Construction Started November 2019
  • Construction halted – Corona virus March 2
  • Phased construction restarted 13/6/20
Key dates Planning permission approved 26/9/19
LHNCC POSITION Supported (see October 2017 minutes)
Actions by LHNCC Letter of support 2017
Future action
Further information developer website:
CEC reference/link 17/04428/FUL
Case officer Jane Iannarelli: Tel 0131 469 3557.