Salford sits at the heart of the economy of Greater Manchester and is a central driver of economic growth.

More than 8,700 businesses employing over 140,000 people are already located here. And of course Salford is home to one of the UK's most exciting developments: MediaCityUK, the home of the BBC, ITV and numerous independent creative, digital and media businesses.

Salford's economy has successfully diversified from a manufacturing base into sectors such as financial and professional servicesconstruction and ICT and digital communications.

Locate in Salford is the city's dedicated business support website and provides information on how we can support your sector, help you start a business or advise on moving to the city.

To learn more about the key sectors in Salford, visit Locate in Salford.

The Salford City Mayor's Charter for Employment Standards has recently been launched.

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Who to contact

Business Team
Salford City Council
Civic Centre
Chorley Road
M27 5FJ
Map to this location
0161 793 2803

This page was last updated on 6 May 2015

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