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26 Jan 2023 / 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Wirral Freeport Zone – Hear from the Experts

The Hythe,
Birkenhead, Wirral
CH41 1AA (see map)


Latest developments within the Wirral Freeport Zone, tax advantages and support for businesses with international trade.

Wirral Chamber, Wirral Council and the Freeport Team are delighted to bring you this very timely update ahead of the go-live date for the Liverpool City Region Freeport Zone.

Take advantage of the opportunity to talk to our expert speakers and find out about the opportunities the Freeport Zone will bring.


  • Paula Basnett – CEO, Wirral Chamber of Commerce – welcome and opening of event – “With many years of experience in supporting business development in Wirral, Paula brings enthusiasm and commitment in developing services and support which encourage growth and economic prosperity.”
  • John Lucy – Director of the Liverpool City Region Free Port – “John Lucy, Director of Liverpool City Region Freeport, will provide an update on the status of the Freeport and the opportunity it presents for SMEs in the region. Providing tax and customs incentives for eligible businesses based within the Freeport zone and with a focus on fostering innovation, facilitating trade and attracting investment, LCR Freeport aims to boost the regional economy in a significant way.”
  • Q&A Session
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