East Cambridgeshire 's progressive vision

Location, infrastructure and resources are key factors for businesses looking to set up, re- locate or expand their businesses.

East Cambridgeshire's progressive vision for the regions growth and supporting infrastructure are embedded in established and approved regional plans.

Master plan extract - Station gateway
Master plan extract - Station gateway

The area is supported by over 4000 businesses across a broad cross section of industries ranging from agriculture, technology, distribution and manufacturing.

The Local Authority promotes an open for business policy enabling organisations to take advantage of a range of resources including planning and other expert services. The Enterprise EC team interacts with business to develop the regional vision of being the best place to locate and operate.

Our vision seeks to develop the area and expand its reputation for

  • World Class Skills
  • Leading R&D (Cambs accounts for 1/4 of the national spend on Commercial R&D)
  • Access to graduates and top universities
  • Developing Europes foremost Biotech area
  • Access to global markets