The council has put its case for the regeneration 'shopping list' to the task force set up to tackle the problems of the sell-off.
Birmingham leader Albert Bore said: 'Businesses affected by the BMW decisions need support, as do individual members of the workforce and those in the numerous supply chain companies. They are facing a very uncertain period.'
Birmingham hopes to lead on regeneration in the Longbridge area in partnership with other councils and the local community. The council has already agreed with Bromsgrove DC and Worcestershire CC that they will oppose the break-up of the Longbridge site or its use for anything but large-scale manufacturing.
plans for regenerating the area to trade and industry secretary Stephen Byers in the next few months.