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Competitive economy

Belfast has a competitive economy worthy of investment

Lowest Corporation Tax in the G20

  • Corporation Tax levels are already the lowest in the G20, and the NI Executive is committed to reducing it further.
  • Thousands of new jobs are expected to be created as a result, providing a major boost to the local economy. 
  • The lower tax rate is expected to bring additional opportunities to growth sectors including Life Sciences and Advanced Manufacturing.

Operating costs and productivity

  • Our operating costs are up to 30 per cent lower than other UK and EU cities. 
  • Belfast has a GVA per head of £35,023, and had the highest GVA per head growth in the UK in 2015. 

Tailored support packages to meet your needs

  • We appreciate the decision to invest is not to be taken lightly, so we will do everything we can to support investors.
  • Our business support agencies offer a range of tailored support packages to meet your needs. Whether this is capital investment, research and development support, recruitment and training or a property search.

Be part of a city on the rise

The city has seen over £2.56 billion spent on regeneration since the new millennium, with a similar amount of investment anticipated for the next 10 years.

Get in touch and we will help you to become a part of Belfast.

Contact us
Economic Development
+44 28 9027 0482
4 - 10 Linenhall Street
Northern Ireland
United Kingdom