From 1st April 2013 Council Tax Benefit will be abolished and replaced by Local Council Tax Support (LCTS)
Economic Development - Business Support
The Enterprise Team of the Economic Development Section offers a range of advice, support and assistance services designed to meet the needs of individuals:
- Starting up a new business
- Expanding an existing business
- Relocating a business to Hartlepool
In particular members of the team can provide professional advice on the financial assistance schemes and grants available to businesses, as well as accessing specialist business advice on a range of topics including financial management, marketing, effective recruiting and workforce development.
The team can also make businesses aware of the various networking groups such as the Hartlepool Business Forum that holds numerous events throughout the year including the hugely popular Hartlepool Business Awards.
The Enterprise Team also manages an online vacant property database that provides businesses with information on available commercial properties to rent or buy in the town including the Council owned Hartlepool Enterprise Centre and the Newburn Bridge Industrial Estate that provides flexible accommodation for new start businesses.
The Enterprise Team provides a wide variety of business support services and advice that can all be accessed from one contact point.
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Telephone: 01429 266522