Innovation Park Medway

Innovation Park Medway (IPM) will be a place that promotes innovation and will become a hive of productivity in Medway 

It will offer up to 100,000 metres squared of commercial space, with state-of-the-art meeting, conference and business facilities.  

Innovation Park Medway is a home that's ideal for: 

  • high value technology 
  • advanced manufacturing 
  • engineering  
  • knowledge-intensive business 

Benefits of doing business at Innovation Park Medway

Innovation Park Medway will provide indoor and outdoor informal meeting space and networking hubs that create an innovative community culture. 

Innovation Park Medway sits within the North Kent Enterprise Zone (NKEZ), acting as a strategic gateway economic hub centred around Rochester Airport.  

As part of the NKEZ, Innovation Park Medway offers unique benefits to its occupants including: 

  • tax relief 
  • government support
  • business rate reductions worth up to £55,000 annually for five years (a maximum of £275,000 per business)
  • basic local authority planning
  • flexible and innovative approach to development
  • highly-skilled workforce and strong links with local universities

Location

Innovation Park Medway has excellent connectivity, strategically positioned with excellent motorway access.    

The park is:

  • 1 mile from the M2 and 3 miles from the M20
  • close to the high speed train network, taking 34 minutes from Rochester to London
  • 20 minutes to Ebbsfleet for the Eurostar
  • close to four local universities

It’s also close to Rochester Airport and important employment areas such as the Rochester Airport Industrial Estate and the Innovation Centre Medway.

This makes it the ideal place for new and expanding organisations to operate.  

People in Medway Innovation Park's courtyard

Development of Innovation Park Medway

We’re in the process of delivering our flagship commercial development, Innovation Park Medway which meets Medway's wider regeneration ambition.  

The park is a cutting-edge technology park designed to encourage a pioneering, collaborative community.

It allows for the delivery of a stunning environment that promotes the creation of innovative ideas.  

Find out more about the development plans for Innovation Park Medway.  

You can request more information by emailing businessandskills@medway.gov.uk.

People walking around Innovation Park Medway