Invest

Click the links below for more information and to view the Chester Investment Map and Chester Investment Prospectus.

The Chester Growth Partnership understands the needs of businesses looking to invest and relocate. We shape bespoke packages of support that add real value to any business, supporting you from the initial vision through to practical delivery. Our team consists of experts in business support, skills, recruitment, regeneration and funding.

Businesses including Bank of America, M&S Bank, Virgin Money and Airbus choose to locate here because of our highly skills workforce, excellent connectivity and quality of life. Chester is part of UK Trade & Investment’s North West Financial Centre of Excellence and we have an enviable reputation in professional services. West Cheshire College deliver a traditional apprenticeship programme with the University of Chester rolling out a programme of degree level apprenticeships. Both the University and College of Law have world class educational facilities for business, science and technology, and have opportunities for business to co-locate.

Our team of experts can support you by providing:

  • Single point of contact for planning, regulation and economic development
  • Tailored package of support from initial enquiry through to final investment decision
  • The latest information about site and office availability
  • Support with industry and market research to help you understand why Chester is the right location for your business
  • Site visits and familiarisation with the locality
  • Advice on availability of grants and incentives in Chester and the wider borough
  • Recruitment support including skills identification, interviewing and training
  • Connections into established business networks and professional organisations

Click on the link below to view the Cheshire West and Chester Property Review 2016:

Click on the link below to view the latest flexible work spaces in Chester that could benefit your business:

Contact:
Helen Crampton, Inward Investment Senior Officer  Tel: 01244 973619  Email: helen.crampton@cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk
Chris Capes, Programme Manager  Tel: 01244 973164  Email: christopher.capes@cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk