Why Broxtowe?

Why Broxtowe?

With its fantastic transport links and central location, as well as two enterprise zones and a talented workforce, Broxtowe has lots to offer for potential businesses and investors.

Transport Links

Located in the County of Nottinghamshire and centrally positioned within the UK, Broxtowe has excellent road and rail links with major cities including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Sheffield, Leeds and Liverpool for companies who export across the UK. For those who do business further afield, East Midlands Airport is just 30 minutes away.

The infrastructure within the Borough has recently received major investment with the introduction of a new tram line running from Nottingham City through Beeston and Toton. A major HS2 hub is planned to be located at Toton, making the future vision for the region is highly aspirational.

Talented Workforce

Companies in Broxtowe benefit from an educated workforce with Nottingham University, one of the highest ranking universities in the UK, located immediately adjacent to the south east of the Borough. Additionally Nottingham Trent University and University of Derby are located nearby, as well as Nottingham College, offering a talented and highly qualified workforce for your business.

Investment Opportunities

In Broxtowe there is substantial, quality land ready for investment which includes two enterprise zones, tied together with excellent commercial property across the Borough, all at competitive prices. This provides anyone looking to invest with a perfect opportunity to bring their business to the heart of the Midlands.

There are well-established business networks and events, as well as support available for businesses wishing to expand or locate in Broxtowe. These range from assistance for start-up businesses, supporting growth in small and medium enterprises and helping businesses source apprentices or graduates to add to their workforce.

Working with the Council

Broxtowe Borough Council is a forward thinking authority keen to work with private sector partners to support business growth and inward investment. The Council has a dedicated area that directly supports the economic development of the borough. This department holds extensive local knowledge of the business support options available through; networks, funding opportunities and support with the planning process.


Contact
Economic Development
tel: 0115 917 3826