For almost two decades, we’ve been a constant in the ever-changing landscape of business support and access to finance in the North East.

HOW to grow and develop a business, staying cyber safe, developing international trade and the potential pitfalls around social media use are some of the hot topics covered during this year’s Darlington Business Week, set to take place from Monday 7 until Friday 11 October.

Working with leading chemical analysis testing business, Chemtech Environmental, based in Stanley, County Durham, NBSL has been able to support the continued development of the strategic management team through the North East Business Support Fund (County Durham).

The Better Business Finance masterclass will help business owners take control of their finances by providing them with a range of tools and skills and ultimately strengthening their understanding of the numbers in their business. There are no two ways about it, we have to make the numbers work, financial mastery is essential for decision makers and managers in business.

The North East Regional Special Operations Unit (NERSOU) is a collaboration between the three forces of Northumbria, Durham and Cleveland. The unit creates additional specialist capacity to deliver an increased response to tackling serious and organised crime that transcends Force borders in the region - including Cyber Crime.

Providers

Register your business as an NBSL provider and stay up to date with the latest funding information.

If you provide business support services like marketing, business planning, human resources or financial planning find out how you could register with us to offer a grant of up to £3200 to your clients for work that you do for them.

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Our Programmes

From start up to growth.

Our unique support programmes can provide help no matter what stage your business is at.