welcome to our smart city of Sunderland

Sunderland is a city where we feel proud, passionate and inspired. We value our people and our people value their city.

Sunderland’s smart city vision is one of an engaged collective of people, places and opportunities. Opportunities to live, learn and earn – to grow as individuals and as successful businesses

A city of potential underpinned by our ambitious City Plan, Sunderland is a dynamic, healthy and vibrant place to live, work, play and invest. You can explore what these core themes represent whilst discovering our smart city successes and future plans as you navigate our case studies, news and knowledge centre.

Our Latest Successes

Our Partners

We work with a number of partners to help deliver Our Smart City.

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