In Oxfordshire, we benefit from two enterprise zones both backed by central Government. Together, the two zones combine to act as one of the most active science-based clusters anywhere in Europe.
Our two enterprise zones are:
They are two of 44 enterprise zones in England, specifically-pinpointed as areas that can significantly support growth and be key drivers of the UK economy.
Through the creation of enterprise zones, ideas and technologies are supported with the view to make them commercially-viable propositions.
Science Vale UK boasts genuine world-class facilities. Some of the unique, world-class locations already being accessed by businesses include:
We have central Government MOUs (memorandums of understanding) in place for both zones and - in total - the zones amount to 216 hectares of development land, spread across seven Oxfordshire locations.