Norfolk County Council provides a range of services for residents, businesses and visitors including social care and education, planning and highways, minerals and waste, fire and rescue, libraries, trading standards and economic development.
Norfolk is a fast growing and ambitious county and a great place to live, work and visit providing an excellent environment for businesses to start, grow and innovate.
The growth of the Norfolk economy is spearheaded by strength in 6 key sectors. These are tourism; food, plant and health sciences/agriculture; energy; advanced manufacturing; financial services and digital creative industries. These sectors have many household names based in Norfolk including Aviva, Lotus, Bernard Matthews, Colmans, Virgin Money and KLM. These sectors are supported by institutions such as the Broads Authority and world leading food and plant research institutes based in Norwich and academic centres of excellence such as the University of East Anglia, the University of the Arts and local Further Education colleges.
For all enquiries contact the Economic Development Team on 01603 223142.
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Norwich is a £10 billion economy with 24,000 businesses and nearly 160,000 jobs of which 11,610 are in financial and related professional services. It benefits from proximity to hubs of financial and business activity in London, Cambridge and Ipswich.
Over 200 years in the making, Norwich is recognised as a centre of excellence in insurance, financial and professional services. Norwich is one of the largest general insurance markets in Europe with the 2nd highest concentration of insurance jobs in the UK (ONS, 2016). In addition to attractive career opportunities, it offers outstanding quality of life, and the benefits of living in a vibrant, affordable, culturally advanced and accessible city.
Norwich is the home of important businesses and brands in financial services and insurance that are taking advantage of the unique ‘value’ on offer.
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