POLICY CCW7: INCUBATOR/FLEXIBLE START-UP BUSINESS SPACE
A. Proposals to provide incubator/start-up business space will be supported, subject to acceptable traffic assessment, through:
a. conversion of existing buildings across the Plan area; or
b. provision of new buildings or conversion of existing buildings within the settlement boundaries.
B. Proposals for the establishment of an enterprise/business park will be supported where the site:
a. is well located in relation to the catchment area to be served in terms of public transport accessibility; and
b. has safe and convenient access for pedestrians and cyclists.
In order to grow medium- and larger-sized businesses, then it is necessary to nurture business start-ups.