Welcome to Locate Norfolk

Information to help you better understand why Norfolk is an ideal place to locate your business

The county of Norfolk is a fast growing location, offering people a great place to live, work, visit, providing an excellent environment for businesses to start, grow and innovate.

Norfolk, with the City of Norwich at its heart, is situated in the East of England and is well connected to London and the continent. It offers quality, cost-effective commercial property compared to London and the South East in a wide variety of locations. Operating costs are also lower than average and relocated staff will also enjoy the lower than average property and living costs. Norfolk is one of the UK’s foremost tourist destinations and is unusual in offering a vibrant and diverse economy, our fantastic coastline is currently being featured as part of BBC 2's Normal For Norfolk. This combination creates a quality of life few areas can match.

Norfolk attracts the innovative and ambitious. Our industry strengths include Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering, Energy, Life Sciences, Agri-tech, Financial Services and much more.

The county is already home to great brands that are flourishing in the county, such as Aviva, Bernard Matthews, Britvic, Colman’s, Lotus and Virgin Money – many of them ‘born’ in Norfolk. London is less than two hours away by road or rail, there are ports at Great Yarmouth and King’s Lynn and Norwich International Airport provides flights to the rest of the world via Schiphol in the Netherlands as well as more local direct destinations.

Read our testimonials to find out why companies choose to be based in Norfolk or download our Norfolk Growth Prospectus to gain an overview of our key sectors and what they have to offer.

To get in touch with our business investment specialists call +44 (0)344 800 8020 or email us.

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