What is a
Freeports are special areas within the
UK’s borders where different economic regulations apply. By
delivering investment on specific sites benefiting from tax and
customs incentives, freeports could create thousands of
high-quality jobs in some of our most disadvantaged
If you wish to find out more about the LCR
Freeport, further information can be found
What is the role of
the LCR Freeport Board?
The membership of the LCR Freeport Board is
made up of public, private and academic partners who will make
decisions and provide the strategic steer required for the
effective delivery of the Freeport.
The Board is chaired by Tom O’Brien.