Advanced Manufacturing Space funded by the Ayrshire Growth Deal

A variety of flexible space in different formats is being designed and delivered over a number of phases to suit market requirements.  See Ayrshire Growth Deal for more detailed information.

Size

Approximately 97,000 sq ft / 9,000 sq m

Sector

As i3 is one of Scotland’s life science Enterprise Areas, the Council is keen to support interest from this sector group but will consider wider interest from other sectors.

Planning Status

Simplified and accelerated planning policies and procedures are in place for Use Classes four, five and six.

i3 is identified as a Business and Industry employment location (Policy 7) within the adopted Local Development Plan for North Ayrshire. The Council supports and promotes the development of i3 for these purposes.

Incentives

Specific areas at i3 currently benefit from:

  • Accelerated capital allowances of up to 100% for plant and machinery; or
  • Discounted business rates are available for life science and related activities.
Site Owner

North Ayrshire Council

Site Partner

Scottish Enterprise

Contact

Marnie Ritchie, Regeneration Manager, Growth & Investment, North Ayrshire Council

Email: marnieritchie@north-ayrshire.gov.uk