Support for businesses in the Richmondshire area

Business advice for those starting or developing a business in the Richmondshire area.

Starting a business

We work alongside the Growth Hub for York and North Yorkshire to offer Richmondshire businesses free one-to-one support sessions with a Business Growth Manager. Advice is available on:

  • business planning 
  • marketing 
  • VAT 
  • cash flow and budgeting 
  • organisation development 
  • managing staff 
  • financing your business 
  • accessing funding 

For further information and to book an appointment please contact us.

Helping your business to grow or relocate

Working alongside the York, North Yorkshire and East Riding Local Enterprise Partnership and other key partners, we provide a tailor made service for businesses in Richmondshire including: 

  • identifying suitable sites and premises 
  • providing advice on grants and available financial incentives 
  • supporting your business with skills and training 
  • linking you to key business partners and networks

Subscribe to our business newsletter

Our Business team produces a free bi-monthly e-newsletter that provides the latest news on:

  • local business news stories 
  • events 
  • training opportunities 
  • grant funding 

To receive our business newsletter please contact us.

Local business groups

There are a number of active business associations and networking groups in the area:

Further information

Organisations providing business support

There are a number of useful websites that provide a range of business advice: