A partnership development by Manchester Science Partnerships (MSP), Bruntwood, CMFT and Manchester City Council, Citylabs comprises a beautiful Grade II listed building along with new purpose-built laboratory and office facilities for life science companies. CityLabs 2.0 and 3.0 are expected in 2019 and 2021 respectively, so watch this space.


Citylabs is one of the only developments of its kind in the UK, representing a stronger relationship between the NHS, academic health science communities and industry, and is strategically aligned with the NHS’ ‘Innovation, Health and Wealth’ agenda. The unique partnership approach to its development and location on the CMFT campus, means that companies based at Citylabs have direct access to specialist clinical resources and expertise from researchers, clinicians and procurement teams based within the hospitals.


Citylabs offers: High specification office and laboratory space from 750 sq ft to full floor plates of 20,000 sq ft, specialised research facilities, manned reception and on-site events support team, adjacent multi-storey car parking, cafe facilities, conference and meeting spaces seating up to 120 available to hire from one hour to full day sessions, goods loading bay.