Why Invest?

Over £4.4 billion investment is transforming the City of Wolverhampton, making it one of the best locations in the country to live, learn, work and invest.

Here’s why...

Location - Our central location and our excellent air, rail and road links place us at the heart of England - and Europe.
Connectivity - We’re very well-connected - not just to air and ground transport, but to the digital superhighway.
Economy - It’s no surprise that the city that makes things happen is predicted to grow its economy up to 3% faster than the national average over the next decade.
Workforce - The City of Wolverhampton is home to over 260,000 people and has a travel-to-work labour force of 882,000 highly-skilled and motivated people.
Lifestyle - Wolverhampton offers you all the lifestyle advantages of city living, just ten minutes from open countryside.

Wolverhampton brings you:

  • a potential market of 3 million people within a 20 mile radius
  • around 30 million retail visitors a year
  • access to a pool of 50,000 graduates from a top university every year
  • strong links between education and business
  • world-leading research centres
  • knowledge transfer partnerships
  • view our city profile

You’ll also get a lot more...

We’ll give you a dedicated account manager who will:

  • Advise you on available sites that match your needs
  • Provide bespoke business support advice relevant to your current – and future – business activity
  • Work with you to explore potential funding and advise on access to financial assistance
  • Provide a tailored recruitment service to help you find the right workforce
  • Work closely with the our advisors at Black Country Growth Hub to support your business needs

You’ll also be working with a planning team noted for their business-friendly attitude and streamlined working methods.

But don’t just take our word for it. Hear from some of those sector leading companies who are doing business in the City of Wolverhampton and find out about investment opportunities available now.

Contact us for more information and to discuss investment opportunities.

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