A business park is an area of land with numerous office buildings grouped together. These parks are most often situated very close to highways and main roads for easy and stress-free access. In this area of land, businesses and companies are provided with the option of either buying or renting.

Some parks even offer buyers the option of joining an association where they become owners of park space. A fee is charged for basic maintenance, security, and landscaping. Have in mind that a good number of business parks are sector-specific.

It simply entails that one business park may focus on hi-tech companies, while another may cater to the needs of companies in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries.

Businesses that choose to work in a business park benefit from growing a business within an extensively integrated facility designed to cater to their specific needs, and within a space removed from congested, high-traffic urban areas with very exorbitant price tags.

These parks also give instant credibility to business owners, greater convenience, lower costs, and flexibility in office expansion. If you are seeking a suitable location for your business in Birmingham, here are the top business parks in Birmingham.

Top 17 Business Parks in Birmingham

  1. Quinton Business Park

This is an 18-acre office business park in a very nice and securely managed parkland setting with 24-hour CCTV coverage and a secure gated entrance that is closed out of normal office hours. Companies in the park include Prater, Wates, Serco, Telent Technology, Lovell Construction, Health & Safety Executive, Highways England, and the Independent Police Complaints Commission.

Features
  • Car parking ratio of 1:210 sq. ft.
  • Lighting LG7 compliant
  • Grade A office space
  • Located in a secure managed parkland with 24-hour CCTV coverage
  • Disability Discrimination Act compliant
  • Disabled WCs and shower facilities
  • Male & Female WCs
  • 2 passenger lifts
  • Raised floors and suspended ceilings
  • Comfort cooled

Developed by: St. Modwen Properties in 2009

  1. Bradford Court Business Centre

Located in the heart of Birmingham, this business center provides character offices in a converted Victorian building. Developed around a mind-blowing landscaped courtyard, this properly designed business center offers adequate accommodation in suites of varying sizes from an office for 1 person upwards.

Your rents will include a service charge, heating and lighting, business rates, and building insurance. Offices are available to rent on flexible easy-to-understand leases with easy-in, easy-out terms.

Features
  • Meeting room facility
  • Secretarial/admin support
  • Landscaped garden
  • Character period building
  • Easy in, easy out terms
  • Inclusive rents
  • Suites of varying sizes
  • Serviced offices

Developed by: Pigeon Investment Management Ltd

  1. Blythe Valley Business Park

Blythe Valley Park is a 663,000 sq. ft. properly designed business park offering a wide range of office and high-quality industrial space set in 122 acres of beautiful parkland. It is conveniently located close to the M42, providing excellent transport links to Birmingham and beyond.

The site has striking modern architecture, which makes use of glazed elevations and open, flexible floor plates, and works in harmony with the managed, landscaped environment which sits adjacent to the countryside park.

Features
  • Commercial office space
  • Industrial warehousing
  • New homes and a strong amenity offer
  • Stunning parkland
  • Virgin Active Gym
  • Java Lounge Coffee House.

Developed by: IM Properties in 2013

  1. Birmingham International Park

Birmingham International Park is a very popular business park in Birmingham that makes available flexible office space to a vast range of businesses, including car rental and design companies. It is known to be to be quite close to the nearby international airport and the city of Birmingham, with ample parking and good transport links in all directions.

Features
  • Telephone system
  • Alarm security
  • Unbranded space
  • Lounge areas
  • Network
  • Furniture
  • Telephone answering

Developed by: Birmingham International Park Ltd in 1996

  1. Mount Street Business Centre

This is a commercial and industrial site, occupied by a wide array of companies including Divine Cuisine Ltd, Old Iron Fabrications, and Supreme Door Fittings Ltd. Junction 6 of the M6 is nearby and this provides premium access to the wider motorway network. Both Duddeston and Aston Railway Stations are within walking distance.

Features
  • Flexible Terms
  • Competitive Rents
  • Various Sizes

Developed by: Mount Street Groups in 1981

  1. Eagle Court Business Park

The Eagle Court development is made up of 3 buildings with a total of approximately 165,000 sq. ft. (15,330 sq. m) of category A office space, speculatively developed in a joint venture with Morley.

Located just adjacent to Birmingham International Airport and the NEC, two of the buildings were let to Lloyds TSB Autolease and Sendo. Regular bus services give Eagle Court adequate connections to Birmingham City Centre, Solihull, Coventry, Birmingham Airport, and Birmingham International Railway Station.

Features
  • Atrium
  • Conferencing facility
  • Raised floor
  • Security system
  • Energy Performance Rating – D
  • Storage space
  • Basement
  • Common parts WC facilities
  • DDA compliant
  • Lift access
  • Open plan
  • Partitioned offices
  • Secure storage
  • Suspended ceilings

Developed by: Birmingham City Council in 1999

  1. Maybrook Business Park

Maybrook Business Park is a very notable industrial estate made up of 36 units ranging in size from 2,000 sq ft. to 52,000 sq ft. This Business Park is situated to the north of the A38 Kingsbury Road and has excellent links to six motorway junctions (M6 J4, J5 and J6, M42 J9, and T3 M6 Toll) within 5 miles. It also boasts of very good access to Birmingham city center (7 miles) via the A38 and Birmingham International Airport (6 miles).

Features
  • Modern, fully refurbished units
  • Excellent motorway access
  • Established commercial/industrial location
  • Close proximity to Birmingham City Centre
  • Well-managed, landscaped estate
  • High specification office accommodation
  • Manned security at night, on weekends, and bank holidays
  • B1, B2 & B8 Planning consent
  • Available for immediate occupation
  • Experienced Landlord with a proven track record

Developed by: Tb Oakthorpe Limited in 1993

  1. Birmingham Business Park

Renowned as one of the most established out-of-town office parks in the Midlands, this park is situated within 148 acres of mature parkland and is made up of 2.4m sq ft. of high-quality office space. Also note that this park is home to more than 115 companies, including Rolls Royce, IMI, Fujitsu, Goodyear, GKN, and Changan Automotive, and circa 10,000 employees.

A few minutes from Junction 6 of the M42, the park is very well situated to guarantee easy access to all the major road and motorway networks as well as rail and air links, with Birmingham International Station, Birmingham Airport, and the proposed HS2 Interchange within proximity.

Features
  • Raised access floors with new carpeting
  • Recessed LED lighting with PiRs
  • Suspended ceilings
  • Air conditioning
  • Double glazed windows including window blinds
  • Open plan office suite with conference room, adjoining meeting room and further separate kitchen and private office
  • Kitchen area and server room
  • Dedicated enclosed external atrium with decking
  • Male and female WC’s dedicated to the suite.

Developed by: Arlington in 1988

  1. Kings Norton Business Centre

Kings Norton is a 60-acre site that is made up of around 810,000 sq ft. of office, car showroom, and warehouse and production space. This very wonderfully designed park is the premier business location in South Birmingham and offers a vast range of properties for start-ups to multinationals.

Features
  • Steel portal frame construction
  • Level access loading door
  • 4m eaves height
  • Heating and lighting
  • Car parking in front of the unit
  • Loading area
  • Ground/first-floor offices
  • Suspended ceilings and inset lighting
  • Heating
  • Double glazed windows
  • Toilets

Developed by: Segro in 1990

  1. Saltley Business Park

This is a well-located industrial/warehousing park just approximately 2 miles North East of Birmingham City Centre. Note that this estate leverages the exceptional accessibility being situated off Heartlands Parkway (A47) that links to Junction 6 of the M6 (Spaghetti Junction) approximately 1 mile north and Junction 5 of the M6 approximately 4 miles distant.

Features
  • Integral double-story office accommodation
  • 5m minimum working height
  • 10-tonne overhead gantry crane (middle bay)
  • 1000 kVA Power Supply
  • 2 x 4.5m x 5.4m level access loading doors
  • Part sodium/part fluorescent lighting to the warehouse/production area
  • Ambirad heaters to the warehouse
  • Large private secure loading yard
  • Dedicated car parking

Developed by: Currently owned by the Government of the UK through the Secretary of State for Transport

  1. Castle Bromwich Business Park

Castle Bromwich Business Park is made up of large warehouse-style units with internal offices. The Estate is situated approximately six and a half miles northeast of Birmingham City Centre. Occupiers nearby include Holiday Inn Express, B&Q, Jaguar Land Rover, Royal Mail, Flowglass, and R&A Automation.

Features
  • Modern warehouse-style units
  • Located within driving distance of Birmingham City center
  • Adjacent to the M6
  • Fully fenced and gated site

Developed by: HS2 in 2009

  1. Heartlands Business Park

This park is a one million sq ft. estate on 55 acres that is made up of industrial Warehouse and office accommodation. Heartlands Park benefits from a security gate, fencing, and 24-hour CCTV. It is also situated approximately two miles northeast of Birmingham City Centre within Birmingham Heartlands.

Features
  • There are 3.3 million people within a 1 hour drive time of the Heartlands site.
  • 5 million sq ft. of commercial accommodation.
  • 100 acres of a high-quality working environment in a strategic location.

Managed by: Colliers International

  1. Key Business Park

Located off Kingsbury Road, Erdington, this is one of the most established industrial and commercial parks in the city. Note that the ever-busy Kingsbury Road (A38) links Birmingham City Centre with Minworth, Lichfield, and Tamworth.

In recent times, there have been vital development on the south side of Kingsbury Road including the erection of retail parks, motor car dealerships, and the Fort Dunlop Scheme. The M6 motorway is accessed via Chester Road at Junction 5 approximately one mile distant.

Features
  • Modern single storey units
  • Tall buildings for this size of the unit
  • Refurbished
  • Prominent site location
  • Electrically operated shutter doors
  • WC facilities
  • 5m eaves height
  • EPC rating C

Developed by: Pennycuick Collins Limited in 2002

  1. Argyle Business Centre

The site is made up of 3 industrial warehouses/production units and a massive external yard. The buildings are available individually or the site can be taken as a whole. The units range from 700- 1,250 sq ft. and are suitable for a range of uses including storage, trade counters, and more traditional manufacturing uses. The estate also gains from designated parking and large loading and circulation areas.

Features
  • City center location
  • Local amenities
  • Car parking
  • Well-appointed for main road networks

Developed by: Argyle Business in 1976

  1. Jewellery Business Centre

This business park offers modern offices in a character Victorian building. Very well designed and refurbished to include a mind-blowing reception and landscaped courtyard, Jewellery Business Centre offers exciting accommodation in suites starting at just 10 sq m.

Features
  • Easy in, easy out terms
  • Modern Serviced Office To Let
  • On-site café
  • Meeting room facility
  • Secretarial/admin support
  • 24-hour access
  • Modern telephony
  • Landscaped courtyard
  • Character period building
  • Serviced offices

Developed by: Northern Trust Business Centres

  1. Keys Court Business Centre

This business center provides character offices in a converted Victorian building. Very well built around an impressive landscaped courtyard, this beautifully designed business center offers secure accommodation in suites of varying sizes from an office for 1 person upwards. Also, note that it is located in Digbeth only three-quarters of a mile from Birmingham City Centre.

Features
  • 24/7 access
  • Access To Other Nationwide Centres
  • Air Conditioning
  • Breakout Space
  • Cleaning Services
  • Event Spaces
  • Event Talks
  • Fruit & Snacks
  • Furnished
  • IT Support
  • Kitchen
  • Mail Forwarding
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Car Parking
  • Printing/Scan Equipment
  • Reception Area

Developed by: Secure Town Limited in 2006

  1. Imex Business Park

This Business Park is made up of about 48 industrial/trade counter and Warehouse units with a prominent frontage to Flaxley Road. The property has an approximate site area of 1.34 hectares (3.31 acres).

The units range in size from 450 sq ft. to 3,000 sq ft. and provide high-quality, flexible space offering the ideal solution for any office, light industrial, storage, or warehouse requirement. Some of the companies in the park currently include The Old Curiosity Distillery, RiTemp Services, and Golf Clubs 4 Cash.

Features
  • Premier Industrial Location
  • CCTV
  • 3 Phase Power
  • 24 Hour Access
  • Flexible Space
  • LED Lighting

Developed by: R & G Solutions Ltd in the early 1960s