Newhaven Enterprise Zone
Newhaven Enterprise Zone
Key growth hub for the South East
With opportunities for bespoke development, business rate relief, and no pre-application charges for planning enquiries, Newhaven Enterprise Zone is a place with great potential for businesses to succeed.
Newhaven offers substantial physical capacity for growth. Comprising eight sites, Newhaven Enterprise Zone covers approximately 79 hectares, offering space to house the region’s expanding high-growth businesses and excellent access to domestic and international markets. London is just 90-minutes away by train and Brighton is only 30 minutes by car or train.
Newhaven is home to a growing and diverse economy with an emerging specialism in innovative, high-value growth sectors including offshore wind and marine engineering. Alongside this emerging specialism, Newhaven is also home to a large number of creative industries and innovative manufacturers.
Newhaven’s Enterprise Zone is forecast to create and safeguard up to 2,000 jobs, as well as creating significant new and refurbished commercial floor space for emerging occupiers.
Vantablack has attracted worldwide media attention. The creators of the blackest material known to man impacting aerospace, electronics, defence & even the art world, relocated from Surrey.
XO Zoas and Corals
Coral aquaculture business based at Enterprise Works. Purveyors of the finest Zoanthid and marine coral for aquariums, supplying hobbyists around the world with low to high-end rare corals.
Award-winning full-service modular building company. Offering in-house design, manufacture and installation services and specialist consultation.
Mamoosh specialises in artisan pitta bread along with other Middle Eastern Food. Based in Enterprise Works. Sells directly to customers and wholesale to pubs, cafe and caterers.
Yoga clothing manufacturer using only natural and organic fabrics. Designed and made at their space at Enterprise Works.
Robinson House Studio
Founded by Marc Fish, Robinson House Studio is a school of contemporary furniture making offering courses in furniture design, making, cabinet making and woodworking.
Launched 2015, produces artisan bread for its six Bake Out cafes in Sussex. Winners of Britain’s Best Loaf 2018 at the British Baker Awards for its white-seeded sourdough.
King and McGaw
Art publisher & online retailer and wholesale framers supplies prints & products to shops, museums, galleries and direct to customers. Production is based at its 50,000 sq ft factory in Newhaven.
Experts in providing contemporary, bespoke design & manufacturing services, working across furniture, architecture & interior design disciplines.
The operations and maintenance base for E.ON’s £1.3bn Rampion Offshore Wind Farm is in Newhaven. The wind farm is situated 13km off the Sussex coast.
Creative fragrance house established in 1982 when it helped Anita Roddick set up The Body Shop. Specialists in wholesale R&D fragrance design, producing over 100,000 kilos of fragrances a month.
Operating worldwide, specialist designer and manufacturer of clean-room, lab and hospital equipment to client specification.
Newhaven is the county’s port town and sits between Brighton and Eastbourne, providing a vital trade and tourist link to mainland Europe and beyond. The Port transports 250,000 passengers and 200,000 tonnes of freight cargo to Dieppe each year.
It is the only passenger ferry service between Dover and Portsmouth with two crossings a day to Dieppe. Newhaven itself has a wealth of commercial space including the Newhaven Enterprise Centre, providing high-quality furnished offices, workshops, and larger incubator units for start-up businesses on short flexible terms located on Denton Island.
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