If Colchester was included in England's list of 56 cities, it would rank as one of the most buoyant economies...

Colchester, Ipswich & the Haven Gateway sub-region: Comparative analysis. Centre for cities 2010

10 Reasons to Invest

With ambitious development plans and a powerful workforce, Colchester is an exciting and inspiring place to be. Here are just some reasons as to why you should bring your business to Colchester. 

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University of Essex is University of the Year!

Image Credit: University of Essex: The inspiration offered by the University of Essex’s radical past helped it to secure the title of University of the Year at the Times Higher Education (THE) Awards 2018.  The awards, now in their 14th year and widely referred to as...

7 Stand Out Projects

Colchester is a place with ambitious growth plans. Here are seven place-defining projects that will take Colchester’s outstanding potential to the next level. 

Business Advice

Whether you have an existing business here in Colchester or if you are setting off on a new venture, we are totally committed to helping you on your journey. Here is a help & advice area for you to explore.

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Colchester’s Annual Economic Report 2016/17 

Containing a dashboard of key economic indicators and snapshots of employment sectors where growth is taking place, the Annual Economic Report is a ‘state of the Borough’ digest to help businesses plan for the future.

Colchester – Ultra Ready