Freeport East Ltd is a not-for-profit company created by local partners to guide and deliver the freeport initiative on behalf of the government.
Freeport East Ltd is responsible for ensuring that the use of tax reliefs and other investment incentives is in line with government policy and furthers the interests of the freeport including local businesses and communities.
Freeport East Ltd, also determines how public funds should be used to support the freeport. These funds include seed capital granted by government to bring forward new development sites and the business rates which are collected on each of the tax sites. These are used to support local growth, including investment in infrastructure, skills and innovation.