Staffordshire Moorlands

Staffordshire Moorlands can offer you a high quality of life for you and your workforce in one of the most of the most desirable locations to live and work in the Midlands

Join other national & international companies who have already discovered the benefits of locating in the Staffordshire Moorlands:

  • Tourism: Alton Towers Theme Park and Resort, Peak District National Park
  • Engineering: JCB; Belle Engineering; Rapiscan Systems; MCL Composites; Klarius exhaust systems, Key Plant, Greenhouse People
  • Food manufacturing: Ornua Foods (Pilgrim Cheese; MU, Kerrygold brands); Cottage Delight, Croda (Food supplements)
  • Financial Services: Capita Finance Ltd, Leek United Building Society
  • Chemicals : Esherchem, Tennants Fine Chemicals (esters and aroma chemicals) F Ball and Co.(Glues)
  • Agri-supply chain: LM Bateman; Leek Auctions, Johnsons of Cheadle

Key benefits

Affordable Location

Staffordshire Moorlands is recognised as the most affordable place to invest in the Midlands - and 30% below the UK average

Knowledge Economy

Knowledge intensive sectors in Staffordshire Moorlands accounted for 22.06% of total employment in 2014. This means that the Staffordshire Moorlands performs in the top 40% of districts nationally and is well above the rest of the County.

Skilled workforce

The proportion of the working age resident population qualified to NVQ level 3 in Staffordshire Moorlands is very high, with the area ranking in the top 20% of districts nationally.

Find out more.

Tel: 01538 395400

Staffordshire Moorlands District Council: