Black Country Enterprise Zone

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The Black Country is a significant economic sub-region housing over 1.17 million people, hosting 446,000 jobs and generating £20.2bn GVA per annum. The area comprises the Boroughs of the City of Wolverhampton, Dudley, Sandwell and Walsall.

Sparked into life at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, it boasts cutting edge companies, a highly skilled workforce, thriving university partnerships, and a huge network of specialist suppliers and support.

The Black Country has seen a significant increase in foreign and domestic investment over the last few years and was recognised as one of the top 5 cost-effective regions in the UK by the fDi Magazine in 2016/17. From manufacturing to transport infrastructure, education to culture, this area is rich with resources and is open to development.

Black Country Enterprise Zone

The Black Country Enterprise Zone is described as the most successful nationally, and has already generated £1.5 billion of investment. The Black Country Enterprise Zone comprises a portfolio of sites in Wolverhampton, Dudley and Walsall. There are a number of opportunities for investors at the helm of the region’s industrial heartland.

Some of the sites are ready for immediate development whilst others offer longer term development opportunities. A wide range of sectors are encouraged to the site, including advanced manufacturing, transport technologies, construction, environmental and business services.

Available now

  • DY5 Dudley’s Business and Innovation Enterprise Zone
  • i54, Wolverhampton
  • Wolverhampton Business Park
  • Lupus Park, Wolverhampton
  • Tempus 10, Walsall

Longer term opportunities

  • Phoenix 10, Walsall
  • Parallel 9-10, Walsall
  • Gas Holders, Walsall

Be part of the Black Country. Be part of our success story.

Looking to invest, or just want to find out more? Visit the Invest Black Country website here.

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Sector focus

  • Advanced Manufacturing/Egineering
  • Construction Technologies
  • Transport Technologies
  • Business Services


Located at the heart of the UK with sites in the City of Wolverhampton, Walsall and Dudley.

Find out more

Invest Black Country
+44 (0) 8448 15 20 30
[email protected]

Black Country Local Enterprise Partnership website 
Invest Black Country website