Making your investment happen

A proud and proven track record

North East England has a long and successful track record of attracting business to locate to the region and we offer a comprehensive package of free support, providing a single point of contact for companies looking to relocate to North East England.

We provide access to a commercial property and land database helping businesses to find suitable business premises

We have access to an extensive partnership network of Local Authorities, support agencies, sector specialists, universities, colleges, knowledge networks and business organisations throughout the region.

We can provide investors with a range of services including:
  • A ‘Soft Landing’ package of accommodation, professional services and access to business networks to support your relocation or expansion
  • Information and statistics on the local economy, demographics, infrastructure, labour market etc.
  • Access to finance
  • Assistance with property searches and local planning issues
  • HR support including:
    • Wage comparisons
    • Training
    • Recruitment
    • Local market information
    • Support for key employees and their families moving to the area
  • Supply chain introductions
  • Introductions to external support programmes
  • Personal Account Manager dedicated to your project and a full aftercare programme

Support and Funding

Invest North East England works closely with our public and private sector partners to ensure businesses have access to the very best guidance and advice.

We have a knowledgeable and dedicated team able to provide the latest information on the availability of national and regional financial support packages.

Our Local Authority partners also provide an extensive package of Strategic Account Management support to existing investors, ensuring businesses based in the region continue to prosper and grow.

Please get in touch with the team to find out how we can support your business.


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Advanced Manufacturing North East England

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A world class centre of healthcare excellence, a workforce underpinned by university graduate talent and pharmaceutical manufacturing prowess, make our region highly attractive to life sciences investors.

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