The South Northamptonshire economy

A thriving local economy benefits everyone who lives and works in the area. Here in South Northamptonshire we have many features that are attractive to business:

  • A well-qualified workforce attracted by the high quality of life
  • Good access to major strategic transport routes (including road, rail and water)
  • Affordable and flexible business premises
  • A culture of innovative industries, including but not limited to, motorsport
  • The University of Northampton which is committed to developing a skilled workforce for the future

You might also be interested in the following related documents which outline our approach to the local economy: