Rochester Airport – Phase 2
- Capital Investment - Kent & Medway, More than £2m, LGF3
Expected completion date
Medway Council adopted Rochester Airport Master Plan in January 2014. The Master Plan area was also approved as an Enterprise Zone in November 2015 under the name of Rochester Airport Technology Park.
Onsite infrastructure to enable private development to come forward – site within an Enterprise Zone.
- Initial site provision including access roads and
- Encourage development of a high quality employment
site on existing runway land within the North Kent
Enterprise Zone (NKEZ)
- Create 1,300 high GVA jobs
Capital Programme delivery update
Take a look at our update on the delivery of the Local Growth Fund (LGF) and Growing Places Fund (GPF) capital programmes.
£570m of investment to East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock
In total the SELEP Growth Deal with Government has brought nearly £600m of investment to East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock and over the lifetime of the Deal (2015-2021) we aim to deliver 78,000 jobs and 29,000 homes.
The deal and brings new responsibilities and flexibilities and is set to attract a further £960 million extra investment into the South East over the five years.