Access free business support, guidance and advice

If you are considering a business expansion project in Hartlepool, you could be eligible for grant funding to support your project. The Economic Growth Team at Hartlepool Borough Council provide free business support, which includes assistance with: funding opportunities, commercial property searches and specialist guidance throughout the business expansion project. 

Contact the Economic Growth Team at or call us on (01429) 867677 to arrange a discussion. 

Previous Hartlepool business expansion projects have included the below:

  • Expansion to a larger commercial premises (including premises improvements).   
  • Employee recruitment and workforce upskilling (including apprenticeship recruitment).
  • Development of business products or processes (including capital equipment investment).
  • Growth in the current market to national and/ or international markets.