The Northern Powerhouse is seeing inward investment increase faster than the UK average

The Northern Powerhouse is home to more than 1 million private sector businesses

The Northern Powerhouse exports over £50 billion of goods around the globe

The Northern Powerhouse is ready and open for business

Building a Northern Powerhouse is about boosting the local economy by investing in skills, innovation, transport and culture, as well as devolving significant powers and budgets to directly elected mayors to ensure decisions in the North are made by the North.

We are backing business growth right across the North, and giving our great cities the power and resources they need to reach their huge untapped potential.

Have your say about the Northern Powerhouse

We’re currently seeking views on the Northern Powerhouse strategy from individuals and businesses based in the North – click here to find out more.

What the UK government is investing in the Northern Powerhouse

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£3.4 BILLION

allocated to the North through growth deals

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£70 MILLION

for the Northern Powerhouse Schools Strategy

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£13 BILLION

on transport

Growth icon

£3.4 BILLION

allocated to the North through growth deals

School icon

£70 MILLION

for the Northern Powerhouse Schools Strategy

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£13 BILLION

on transport

The time to invest is now

Interested in investment opportunities in the Northern Powerhouse?

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