Invest in Hampshire

Located on the UK's south coast, within an hour from London and well connected to Europe and the world, Hampshire offers world-class research facilities, a highly skilled workforce and an outstanding quality of life.

The home of England's ancient capital and just as economically important today. The county is green, safe, economically prosperous and the ideal location to nurture your business for growth.

Whether you are already in the UK or based overseas, setting up a new headquarters or launching a new business, the Invest In Hampshire Team can help you. 

The Team will work with you to understand your business requirements, and help connect you to the right contacts and opportunities.

These services are free of charge and completely confidential:

  • Property - identification of the most suitable site or premises for your business
  • Recruitment and skill support - facilitate access to a network of Hampshire based specialist recruitment agencies
  • Access to key networks - help in identifying, and introducing you to, appropriate networks relevant to your business
  • International trade support - help is available to internationalise your business and develop your business overseas
  • Access to knowledge and innovation - access to the regional knowledge base, including 7 universities within 1 hour of Hampshire  and private sector research organisations
  • Finance and funding support - facilitate access to key sources of financial assistance for research & development, soft loans, and services related to business, financial and tax planning
  • Statutory services - access relevant statutory services including planning and environmental services
  • Aftercare - once established in Hampshire, the Team will continue to support the ongoing growth of your business

Contact the Investment Team

01962 846 876