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Invest in Preston

Preston Docks landscape

Find out about current investment and development opportunities taking place across Preston - the commercial centre of Lancashire.

If you are an investor or developer interested in finding out about any emerging or current investment or development opportunities taking place across Preston City Centre and wider city areas contact Invest@preston.gov.uk

Topics of investment interest

The following links provide useful information for prospective investors about the city from why you should invest and the city's 15 year plan to key investment and development projects currently taking place to transform the city and support its growth ambitions:

Why invest in Preston?
Preston's City Investment Plan (2020 - 2035)
Preston City Centre projects, strategies and plans

Ongoing support and guidance

Preston City Council works with Preston Partnership , a body of local businesses (including property professionals), with a goal of promoting the growth, investment and development of the city and surrounding area. Members of the City Council and the Preston Partnership are available to meet with potential developers and investors to provide support and guidance to establish developments in the city.

Invest in Preston brochure

Preston, a thriving city with a thriving fair economy

For an overview of why to invest in Preston, including our vision, current city centre projects, key achievements and wider Preston Priorities, see our Invest in Preston brochure (PDF) [669KB] .