Creating the Community of the Future
Oxford's new district. It starts with people, their ideas and ambitions.
Oxford North is the city’s new innovation district. It starts with people, their ideas and ambitions. We’re here to celebrate and enable them; providing a place for people who want to make their mark on the world.
It’s why we connect academia and commerce, invention and investment providing a sustainable place to work, live, learn and socialise.
Always a catalyst for innovation and growth, Oxford North will be a thriving and vibrant new district with innovation and sustainability at its heart.
It’s a unique home and workplace for scientists, technologists, and inventors, transforming lives and enhancing one of the world’s greatest cities.
Independent shops, bars, restaurants, culture, hotel and leisure. Enabling life enhancing discovery.
Labs and workspace
Experience Oxford's New Place
We’re in a city for the curious, a home to the inventive, a place never afraid to welcome the challengers and disruptors, the heroes and heretics.
A city with a history of firsts, connecting the world’s greatest minds where the only constant is accelerating change.
Centre of Academic Excellence
For centuries, Oxford has provided a world-class home for research and creation.
It’s home to both the University of Oxford and Oxford Brookes University, and the John Radcliffe Hospital, which is part of Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, a world-renowned centre of clinical excellence and one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the UK.
For the seventh consecutive year running, the University of Oxford has been ranked the World’s Best University 2023 by Times Higher Education.
Oxford North will support discovery for years to come as an exciting extension to one of the world’s most famous cities.
Have Your Say. We are now developing our plans for future phases and will continue with our public consultation work.
With outline masterplan and detailed phase 1a planning permission granted in March 2021, the first phases of labs, workspace, public park, new road, and sustainable drainage ponds are being delivered.
We have recently held a four-week public consultation on our enhancements to phase 1a and phase 2 emerging designs. The consultation closed on 8 December 2022.
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