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Investing in Staffordshire Moorlands

Staffordshire Moorlands offers developers, growing and new businesses a great location. Key benefits include:

  • Affordable location - We are recognised as the most affordable place to invest in Stoke & Staffordshire and 30% below the UK average
  • Knowledge economy - 22% of our workforce are employed in a knowledge intensive sector, meaning we rank in the top 40% of national districts nationally
  • Skilled workforce - The proportion of our working age residents qualified to NVQ level 3 (A-levels) is very high, putting the Staffordshire Moorlands in the top 20% of national rankings.

How we can help you

To get assistance in your commercial properties search, use online property search .

To get planning and building regulations advice and view our interactive planning map for detailed planning history. We are Open for Business, so for any 1-to-1 advice, or to discuss your investment, contact our Regeneration team.

The Leek Investment Prospectus [1MB]  summaries the opportunities and the potential of the town, alongside the facts and figures developers require, in a single, easy to read document which is now available. 

You may also wish to learn more about  Staffordshire Moorland's economic and business profile [673KB] .