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Land
1 - 71
acres (gross)
(0.4 - 28.7 hectares)
Buildings to Suit
Up to
640,000 sq ft
(59,456 sq m)
 
Invest in Telford
With a workforce of 350,000 located within 30 minutes of the town, Telford boasts a strong expertise in automotive engineering, advanced manufacturing, logistics and other engineering related activity. Strong partnerships flourish with local training providers and employers can draw on a large pool of graduates from The University of Wolverhampton and Harper Adams University.

A pro-growth authority, Telford & Wrekin Council works hard to cut red tape, streamline development and simplify planning processes & policies. Home already to 5,000 businesses and over 180 Foreign Direct Investors, the Council’s business support teams are experienced in assisting businesses achieve their goals.

Through the Growth Hub the Council supports access to a range of grant funding that can support initial investment, expansion or diversification into new products or processes. Telford 54 benefits from Assisted Area status with investors able to benefit from enhanced intervention levels. The Growth Hub also provides a one stop brokerage service to meet all skills, training, work experience and apprenticeship needs.

The Council offer a tailored programme of business support, access to Business Sector Champions and collaborative business networks along with high quality research and development support through our Universities.

Planning is business friendly with quick planning application validation, timely planning advice, certainty on planning obligations and planning conditions which are reasonable and realistic.

Investment made to support Superfast Broadband infrastructure will help local businesses to improve productivity and access global markets via digital connectivity.