Economic Development is the first point of contact for free and impartial business information advice and support to all sectors of the economy.
Services we provide
Unsecured interest-free loans (up to a maximum of £10,000 for start up and up to £25,000 for established businesses trading more than 2 years)
Established businesses can access a wide range of business information on specific areas such as:
- VAT and tax
- Business planning and cash flow
- HR policies
- Health & Safety matters
- Pricing/costing products
- Business Continuity Plan - Template
A monthly property register listing industrial and commercial property available within the county.
A business newsletter providing the latest news on business developments in the county and up-to-date information on current issues and legislation facing local businesses.
Signposting to sources of funding for voluntary and community groups
Please contact us for information about our services or if you would like to make an appointment to meet with a business adviser.