True zero carbon homes go on sale in the UK

The first homes in North West Bicester eco-town have now gone on sale

B&Q One Planet Home Sustainability Review

B&Q  reduces the environmental impacts of its operations according to latest annual review

Zibi becomes the world’s 10th One Planet Community

Bioregional has endorsed Ottawa-Gatineau’s Zibi project as Canada’s first One Planet Community and the world’s tenth.

A vision of a world in which people enjoy happy, healthy lives within their fair share of the earth’s resources, leaving space for wildlife and wilderness.

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Eco communities
Hackbridge, Sutton, UK

BedZED is the UK’s first large-scale, mixed use sustainable community with 100 homes, office space, a college and community facilities.…


Singita Serengeti

Eco communities, Leisure, sport and tourism, Natural environment
Tanzania, Africa

One of the world’s finest safari resorts is a One Planet Living Community, working to improve the lives of local…


NW Bicester

Eco communities, Regeneration & construction
Bicester, Oxfordshire UK

We’re helping to build the UK’s first Eco Town, setting new standards in sustainability. We’re doing this through a long-term…



Corporate advisory

One of Bioregional’s longest-running and most important partnerships is with B&Q, the first One Planet Company. We’re entrusted with reviewing…

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What’s new

Bioregional and Cherwell District Council (CDC) have won a leading environmental award for their sustainability work in Bicester.
They triumphed in the town and city section of the  People.Environment.Achievment awards when the judges' choice was announced at a 'green carpet' event in Brighton at the weekend.  Bioregional and CDC beat off competition from Brighton & Hove and Bristol, the two other shortlisted communities for this section of the PEA awards which are now in their fifth year. The award recognised the achievements of Bioregional and CDC's pioneering Eco-Bicester initiative, which builds on the North West Bicester Eco-town development to bring a a range of environment, health Read More
One Planet Living Networking in Melbourne
As part of Bioregional's visit to Australia, we will be holding One Planet Networking Drinks in Melbourne on 30th October (5pm til Read More
One Planet Festival to be run in Western Australia
From the 23rd of October to the 8th of November, the City of Fremantle (in Perth, Australia) will be running Read More
Exciting scheme to inspire ‘One Planet’ volunteers launched in Sutton
Bioregional, Volunteer Centre Sutton and Sutton Council have teamed up to develop a volunteering scheme in the area that’s designed Read More
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The way we work is designed to deliver impact in everything we do with our partners.

Our best creative strategies and projects involve working with our local partners to make things happen and show what can be practically achieved, just as we did with BedZED.

We want to make a real difference, inspire others to do the same and work with our partners to make innovative and lasting changes happen.

We do this through the practical implementation of projects, using and applying our unique One Planet Living framework. We scale up our impact by influencing policy and practice.

We apply creative thinking to challenges that need a fresh perspective or where an entirely new approach is required.

We are always seeking to improve, so we measure, research and evaluate and, if necessary, adapt or amend our approach.

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One Planet Living

One Planet Living is our vision of a world in which people enjoy happy, healthy lives within the natural limits of the planet, wherever they live in the world, leaving space for wildlife and wilderness.

Our One Planet Living framework, based on ten easy-to-grasp principles, enables those we work with to plan for, communicate and deliver sustainable development. The framework provides a clear, practical route map for those who are seeking a better way to live and do business.
10 One Planet Living Principles

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