South Kirkby (Wakefield)

South Kirkby Business Park is already in development with five units already completed. Further land is available for construction of B1/B2/B8 floor space. A further phase of development is due to start on plot 3 in March 2020 to deliver 4 commercial units ranging from 10,000 sq ft to 20,000 sq ft. The first three of these units will be available for occupation in March 2021. 

Site Benefits:

  • Assisted Area Status
  • Occupier incentives: Business Rate Relief

The site is located adjacent to the new A628 Hemsworth Bypass which links the A1 and West and North Yorkshire with the main industrial conurbations of South Yorkshire. It is an oven ready site ideally suited to environmental industries or manufacturing supply chain activities. This development is an extension to the existing South Kirkby Business Park.

Project lead West Yorkshire Combined Authority, Wakefield Council and Marshall Construction (West Yorkshire) Limited. 
District/ area Wakefield 
Business case summary Read the full document
Funding 

Plot 3 extension- Total scheme cost: £7.779 million 

Local Growth Fund- £2.674 million 

Private sector- £5.1 million

Project status

Activity 6: Delivery (Plot 3 extension) 

 

Start and end dates Plot 3: 2019- March 2023
Delivery partners

Marshalls 

Wakefield Council

Get in touch (contact information)

David Griffiths

DGriffiths@wakefield.gov.uk 

01924 306612

                                        

This page was last updated in Q4 2019/ 2020