Riverside Sunderland

Business sites and opportunities

Riverside Sunderland is an exciting new development in Sunderland's city centre. Perched on the banks of the River Wear, Riverside Sunderland has transformed the heart of our city, supporting an ambitious resurgence that sees Sunderland become a more connected, world-class place to work and live

Backed by a £100m investment from Legal & General, Riverside Sunderland will support up to 10,000 people within its innovative workspaces, alongside 1,000 sustainable homes, which will utilise innovative methods of construction to house 2,500 city residents. 

This bustling development will also be home to inspiring new leisure venues, feeding into Sunderland's vibrant culture with new visitor experiences. 

£350 million worth of projects are already underway at Riverside Sunderland, further transforming Sunderland's city centre and boosting retail and leisure to bring thousands more people into the region. 
From attracting skilled workers from across the UK and beyond, to generating new business and funding, Riverside Sunderland is one of the largest opportunities for investment in the North East. Find out more today from our Business Investment Team, or visit the Riverside Sunderland Website .