Growing your business

Rossendale’s Economic Development Team is committed to provide support to existing and new businesses. Help is available in all forms, such as:

  • Business Networking
  • Grant and Loan Opportunities
  • Rural Economic Development Grants
  • Town Centre Partnerships
  • Finding Premises and Developing Sites
  • Addressing of concerns that could be affecting business growth

There is also a strong, active business network in Rossendale that you can look to for support in setting up or running your business. They also provide information and guidance on grants available to businesses or start up enterprises.

Some key links are below

Growth Lancashire - http://www.growthlancashire.co.uk/

East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce - http://www.chamberelancs.co.uk/

Business Lancashire - https://businesslancashire.co.uk/

Valley at Work - http://www.valleyatwork.co.uk/Boost

Business Lancashire - http://www.boostbusinesslancashire.co.uk/

National support is also available:

UK Government Business is Great - http://www.greatbusiness.gov.uk/finance/

Start Up Britain - http://startupbritain.org/

HMRC Business Enterprise Information and E-Learning - https://www.gov.uk/topic/business-tax/self-employed

If you would like more information then please contact the Economic Development Team