About us

The Ellesmere Port Development Board is an enterprise team tasked with expanding the town and improving the quality of life of its residents by:

  • Creating thousands of new jobs
  • Attract millions of pounds in outside investment
  • Build 7,000 new houses
  • Foster an ambitious and skilled workforce
  • Develop education
  • Upgrade leisure and sport facilities.

The panel is ambassadorial and made up of experts that represent the town’s diverse economy. It presides over cross-cutting themes including tourism, retail, leisure, commerce, education, town planning and housing.