Space to Innovate, New Anglia

A super-sized Enterprize Zone, spanning ten sites across Suffolk and Norfolk, diverse in their heritage and expertise, and tapping into infrastructure improvements such as the dualling of the A11

Under the banner Space to Innovate, this Enterprise Zone will transform the economy of the East, helping to create 18,500 jobs in its 25-year lifetime, 5,000 of them by 2021.

Read our full Space to Innovate brochure.



Norwich Research Park, Norfolk – One of the largest single-site concentrations of research in food, health and life sciences in Europe, Norwich Research Park has world-leading credentials to secure the UK’s position as the global leader in these emerging multi-billion pound sectors.

Suffolk Business Park, Bury St Edmunds – The EZ sits within a 68 hectare extension to the Suffolk Business Park, which is seeking to create a successful business environment for companies in the digital and new media, food and agriculture and high value manufacturing clusters.

Scottow Enterprise Park – a 26 hectare ex-RAF site on the northern edge of the Greater Norwich urban zone. The site provides a unique offering for grow on space, a private high voltage renewable electricity network and promises to be a strategic business location across the East and the UK.

Egmere Business Zone – a 7.4 hectare site situated to the south of port facilities at Wells-next-the-Sea, which has been established to support investment associated with the growing offshore renewables sector off the North Norfolk Coast.

Greater Ipswich, Suffolk – a cluster of sites to support the delivery of the newly developed Ipswich Vision, the blueprint for the regeneration of the town.

  • Futura Park – a market-ready site in south east Ipswich with potential for up to 600,000 sq ft of new build units in 44 acres of superb landscaping.
  • Princes St Office District – the Princes Street corridor connects the railway station with the town centre and is a high priority area for employment growth in the Ipswich Vision.
  • Waterfront Island – The island site is an area of port land within the Ipswich Waterfront that is bounded by the Wet Dock and the tidal river. Ipswich Waterfront is a major investment area for the public and private sectors.

Sproughton Enterprise Park – a 14 hectare site between the A14 and Sproughton Road, in the Babergh district area. It provides excellent road links to the M25, Felixstowe Port, Cambridge and the Midlands as well as mainline rail connections to London, Norwich and Cambridge.

Nar Ouse Business Park, King’s Lynn, Norfolk – a 15 hectare site on the southern edge of the town close to the A47, A10 and A17. The site is also home to the King’s Lynn Innovation Centre  which will stimulate business growth, drive research and development and attract new international businesses.

Stowmarket Enterprise Park, Suffolk – a 17 hectare Enterprise Zone which includes the existing Food Enterprise Zone, located on the edge of the town. The main theme of the Park will be agri-tech, food and health sectors as well as digital and media-based businesses.

Sector focus

  • Agritech, Food and Health
  • Offshore Energy
  • The Green Economy
  • Digital and Creative

Find out more

Eunice Edwards is the Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft Enterprise Zone Manager and is keen to speak to anyone who thinks their business could benefit from moving to the Enterprise Zone. You can reach Eunice at:  [email protected].

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