Access free business support, guidance and advice

If you are considering a business expansion project in Hartlepool, you could be eligible for grant funding opportunities. The Economic Growth Team at Hartlepool Borough Council provide free business support. This includes assistance with: funding opportunities available, finance options, 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.