Invest in the Cotswolds
The Cotswold District is a great place to run your business. As well as its famed landscape and beautiful towns and villages, the area offers:
- a highly-skilled workforce
- the best digitally-connected rural district in the country
- lots of impressive digital and high-tech businesses
- available land
We are home to great businesses ranging from FTSE100 financial services giant St James’s Place, a number of high-tech medical supply companies and thousands of smaller microbusinesses. We also have respected institutions like the Royal Agricultural University in Cirencester, the Fire Service College at Moreton-in-Marsh and the Campden BRI food innovation centre at Chipping Campden.
If you are interested in investing in the area, please contact our Economic Development Team at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01285 623558.
For details of the support available for training and skills, visit www.skillsportalglos.com.
Available sites for commercial development
There are a number of sites in the District which have been allocated for commercial development in our Local Plan. These include:
- The Steadings, Cirencester
- Cotswold Airport, Kemble
- University Gate (opens as a PDF), Cirencester
Green Economic Growth Strategy
We have adopted a Green Economic Growth Strategy (December 2020) as part of our commitment to supporting business and growing the local economy in a sustainable way.