Sites and Opportunities

Sunderland is open for business. More than £1.553bn of private and public money is being invested in the city by 2024, an ambitious regeneration programme creating new opportunities in advanced manufacturing, financial and customer services, technology, distribution, retail and leisure.

Partnership working across public and private sectors is transforming the city centre, bringing first class office space, attractive living areas and lifestyle opportunities, including development of Riverside Sunderland. Build a factory, a distribution hub, or a research centre. Build offices, retail space, or new housing. Build a new future. MAKE it Sunderland.

The Beam building

Cross sector partnerships are transforming the city centre, bringing first class office space, attractive living areas and lifestyle opportunities.

The 150ha International Advanced Manufacturing Park is one of the most important development sites in the country.

Port of Sunderland Aerial

8.3 hectares of development land with Enterprise Zone status benefitting from the port’s near-sea location, road and rail links.