Policy paper

City Deal: Southend-on-Sea

The City Deal for Southend-on-Sea is part of the second wave of City Deals to get the go-ahead from government.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government


Southend-on-Sea City Deal


The Southend-on-Sea City Deal capitalises on opportunities to increase the rates of entrepreneurship and innovation locally, and realise the full potential of this major centre in the South East Local Enterprise Partnership area.

The £6 million funding consists of £2.5 million from central government, £3 million in private investment and £670,000 from local government.

Published 12 March 2014