Crawley is widely recognised as the main economic driver of the region. London Gatwick Airport is situated just 2 miles from the major 240 hectare business district, Manor Royal and with access to a strategic road and transport network, Crawley is ranked highly by independent research as a fantastic location for business .
Crawley is a thriving and progressive town set within the surroundings of a beautiful Sussex countryside, just 30 min from the centre of London. It has a strong retail centre, a great offer for leisure and culture and a vibrant and active business community . To find out more, explore our business pages.
Crawley’s Economic Plan
The council is committed to supporting the local economy and has adopted Crawley’s Economic Plan (2011-16) ‘In Support of Prosperity’, which sets out the council’s vision, role and purpose. It is designed to be a short-term plan, focussed on the next few critical years, with a range of priority areas and activities which the council has a role in delivering.
In these pages
These pages have been designed to provide you with all the information, news and support that you need on business in Crawley, whether you are an existing Crawley business or one considering locating or starting up in the borough.
If you can’t find what you need, please call us on 01293 438519 or email Economic Development .
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