Support for Businesses

Economic Development is the first point of contact for free and impartial business information advice and support to all sectors of the economy.

Our East Lothian Business Gateway service delivers free specialist advisory support for those wishing to start a new business, buy into a business opportunity or become self employed. 

Our experienced and expert business advisers can offer help and assistance including:

  • advice on developing a business plan
  • understand business finance and cash flows
  • find new ways to market or expand your business
  • access workshops, seminars and webinars to develop or improve business skills
  • source business funding to help start or grow your business
  • find business property or land for development
  • exporting and accessing new markets

Contact 01620 827870 or email