Wolverhampton is a hotspot for inward investment, a city with ambitious growth plans and a progressive council bringing energy and pace to new developments and change, delivering real results. Take a look at our latest investment news.

Why Wolverhampton?

  • Ranked joint number one in fDi Intelligence’s ‘Small European Cities of the Future’ category (March 23)
  • Named a rising star in the ‘State of Fibre’ report, because we have the second biggest percentage increase in fibre coverage in the UK
  • Crowned the most entrepreneurial city in the ‘UK's top 10 most Entrepreneurial Towns and Cities report (Superscript, November 2022)
  • A city passionate about place-making and with the council a major landowner in the city, we’re a good place to do business with
  • A city with a strong vision, trusted by our partners, with a track record of making things happen

Supporting Business Growth

Supporting Business Growth

The City of Wolverhampton offers businesses a support package that’s second to none.

Investment Opportunities

Investment Opportunities

There’s never been a better time to invest. Take a look at our opportunities in more detail.

Be Better Connected

Be Better Connected

We’re one of the best connected cities in the world - centrally located in the heart of the country, 5G and gigabit broadband.

Town Deal

Wolverhampton - Town Deal

The City of Wolverhampton Council was successful in being awarded £25m from the Government’s Towns Fund in June 2021.

The buzz and the energy inside this city is second to none, and it’s a great local authority to be doing business with.

Anthony McCourt, CEO, Court Collaboration

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Council set to launch latest round of business grants

February 29, 2024

Council set to launch latest round of business grants

City of Wolverhampton Council will next month (March) launch its latest round of business grants to support Wolverhampton businesses with capital investment and low carbon projects.
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King’s Awards for Enterprise event for city businesses at IGNITE

February 28, 2024

King’s Awards for Enterprise event for city businesses at IGNITE

City of Wolverhampton businesses are invited to an event at the IGNITE business hub on Monday, March 4 (8.30am – 10.30am) to learn more about submitting an entry to the King’s Awards for Enterprise.
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Wolverhampton Local Plan consultation launched

February 26, 2024

Wolverhampton Local Plan consultation launched

Consultation on a new Wolverhampton Local Plan to guide future development in the city up to 2042 has today (Monday) been launched.
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Leader launches Vacant Properties Taskforce

February 23, 2024

Leader launches Vacant Properties Taskforce

City of Wolverhampton Council’s Leader today (Friday) officially launched a taskforce aimed at bringing empty private properties back into use as part of the city centre’s ongoing transformation.
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