Regeneration and growth

The Economic Growth Strategy sets out our plans for investment, growth and regeneration to 2020.
How we're regenerating and growing the borough to benefit residents and businesses
We aim to ‘keep, seed and grow’ businesses in the borough to ensure our economy thrives.
We will ensure that local people have the skills to access high-quality employment.
We aim to build 12,000 new homes by 2020, creating a vibrant local economy.
How growth supports the delivery of vital infrastructure across the borough.
Attractive offers for investors, developers, businesses and potential residents
The London Borough of Waltham Forest launched an Invitation to Tender (ITT) on Friday 15 June 201
The Council has developed the Lea Bridge and Leyton Vision (Lea Valley Eastside)
Town Hall campus regeneration
We promote retail, business, cultural, leisure and residential investment in our town centres.
Walthamstow Wetlands is the largest urban wetland nature reserve in the country – as well as Euro
Businesses choose Waltham Forest as their base because of its location with easy access to public transport, airports and motorways