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WHY INVEST IN TORBAY?

 

1. We’re on the UK, South West Coast, ideal for your European HQ
Having a UK base in Torbay enables you to benefit from competitive property & labour costs compared to London, the South-East & the Midlands, the low and reducing UK corporation tax rate and easy access to mainland Europe and its’ 500 million consumers.

 

2. Our infrastructure is first class
Being close to Exeter, Bristol & Newquay airports, 2½ hours from London by rail, 15 minutes from the M5 and high speed broadband throughout, you’ll always stay connected in Torbay.

 

3. Not only are we a fantastic coastal destination, our business climate is awesome too!
Just ask Gooch & Housego, Lumentum, Spirent, II-VI Laser Photonics, Dart Valley Systems, EFFECT Photonics, Nissha Medical Technologies and many other multinationals thriving in Torbay.

 

4. Network and connect with all of us
It’s not just us who gives you a warm welcome, the whole Torbay business community does too. With our network of business and industry forums and our valued Torbay Ambassadors we all want you to be here, you’re here to stay!

 

5. You’re important to us
We can offer free, confidential investor services such as our Torbay Touchdown programme, support from Heart of the South West Local Enterprise Partnership (HoSW LEP) and Department for International Trade (DIT) to make it easy to locate, grow and expand in Torbay.

FEATURED NEWS

Funding available for foreign owned photonics and electronics companies to relocate to Torbay

A funding programme has been created to encourage foreign owned companies to expand, relocate, grow and create jobs in Torbay. The Invest in Torbay […]

Funding boost for Paignton Town Centre

Paignton is now amongst a small number of places across the UK to receive revenue funding of £150,000 from the Future High Streets Fund. […]

Planning approval for £11m hotel in central Torquay

Torbay Council, working collaboratively with Whitbread, Premier Inn’s parent company, has successfully secured planning permission for a new 120-bedroom Premier Inn hotel and in-house […]

High Potential Opportunity in the Heart of the South West

The Heart of the South West Local Enterprise Partnership with support from partners at TDA have won a competitive bid to promote the area’s […]

LATEST TWEETS

Are you a #foreign owned #photonics or #microelectronics #SME?
Up to £10,000 available to #locate or #expand into #Torbay
Low corporate tax rate, R & D tax incentives.
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Are you a Torbay SME? Book your place at our breakfast event with @STEM_Grads on 8th Nov. Hear about incentive payments and FREE support for businesses to access higher level skills training, specialist STEM graduate skills, expertise & more. https://t.co/CXaBjYtyHD #BoostTorbay

The facilities at Paignton Academy look fantastic.

Retractable seating, a sports hall, 4k projector and brand new kitchen have all just been installed.

Wow!

Projects like this will really help improve the outcomes and attainment of young people in Torbay.

#Makingadifference.

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On 7 October, work will start on the cliff at the rear of the Old Toll House on #Torquay seafront ahead of the property’s #redevelopment.

TDA is working with Venus to redevelop this iconic building and bring the Old Toll House back into use.

#development #investment #Torbay

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