About the Towns Fund

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The Towns Fund is a scheme of funding that has been launched by the Government for towns such as Ipswich to boost economic productivity and support sustainable growth. Ipswich is one of the 101 towns across the country eligible to bid for the fund. A Town Deal Board has been established to help develop proposals for a Town Deal.

The Government has agreed to provide up to £25m to help deliver 11 projects proposed by the Ipswich Town Deal Board

For more information about the scheme at a national level visit GOV.UK - Towns Fund Prospectus.

Ipswich Borough Council are the ‘accountable body’ for the Ipswich Town Fund work. The area associated with the Ipswich Town Fund bid is the Ipswich Borough Council area. This web-page sets out information on the Town Deal Board and the Town Investment Plan that was submitted to Government in December 2020.

If you have any queries or suggestions then please email town.fund@ipswich.gov.uk.

Board papers

Board Information

Ipswich Town Investment Plan

On 11th December 2020, the Ipswich Town Investment Plan was submitted to Government. Our Plan – and a summary document explaining it – are available via the links below. 

Contact Details

Ipswich Borough Council,
Grafton House,
15-17 Russell Road,

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01473 432000