Capital Investment

The UK government is committed to supporting international investment into property development and infrastructure projects.

Over 60 government supported projects available to investors
  • About capital investment

    We have a host of exciting investment opportunities in property development and infrastructure across the UK. Find out more about the opportunities across the UK.

  • Midlands

    The Midlands is a globally significant advanced manufacturing base. It offers commercially attractive opportunities, from space and automotive technology parks, to transport infrastructure. This includes a range of opportunities associated with one of Europe’s largest infrastructure projects, the HS2 high-speed railway, which will create 3 new stations across the region. Read more about the Midlands and see our investment portfolio.

  • Northern Powerhouse

    The Northern Powerhouse is now recognised across the world as home to millions of pounds worth of exciting opportunities. The north of England accounts for 18% of the UK economy.

    The UK government has designated 17 enterprise zones across the Northern Powerhouse, offering additional commercial tax and planning flexibilities. Opportunities across the Northern Powerhouse are supported by government investment, particularly in the development of rail and road connectivity. Read more about North England and see our investment portfolio.

  • Northern Ireland

    Growth is evident in the property development sector in Northern Ireland, as shown by the 30 real estate schemes currently underway in Belfast alone, comprising both public and private investment. These include investments in offices, residential properties and leisure facilities. Read more about Northern Ireland or see our investment portfolio.

  • Scotland

    The UK government supports the development of the Scottish economy through its contribution to the Scottish City deals. Over £1 billion is being invested in Scotland to create world class infrastructure that enables business to grow and development opportunities to flourish. Read more about Scotland and see our investment portfolio.

  • South England

    The south of England has opportunities in retail, leisure, infrastructure, energy projects, and residential properties. Read more about South England and see our investment portfolio.

  • New projects

    The UK government is identifying new projects across the whole of the UK, including in Wales and London. Investors who are interested in projects in these locations can find out more about our projects by contacting capitalinvestment@trade.gov.uk. Find out more about Wales and London.