Business Support and signposting
North Somerset Council offers support services and signposting to help both start-up and well established businesses through its close partnership working with North Somerset Enterprise Agency, key partners and other council departments.
North Somerset Council's Economic Development team help existing local businesses grow and to promote North Somerset as a prosperous location for new investment. In addition to signposting, the team can support with:
- Assistance in locating land and premises
- A Gateway to other services within North Somerset council business rates, planning, building control, licensing and regulatory services.
- Provision of up to date information on business events and training courses
- Advice and assistance for new business start-ups
- Signposting to external business support and funding
- Economic data and statistics
- Relocation and aftercare services
- Information on opportunities from the West of England Local Enterprise Partnership