Are you in the process of starting your own business?

If you are thinking about starting your own business in Hartlepool, the Economic Growth Team at Hartlepool Borough Council can help you! 

For example, if you are…

  • Developing your business idea
  • Considering your workforce plan or staffing requirements
  • Researching suitable location areas and unit premises
  • Seeking financial assistance with your business plans 

In particular, the team can provide information on: grants & financial support, business locations, properties available in Hartlepool, business networks, area briefings, workforce support and legal requirements. Please see the below links to redirect you to the appropriate pages and find out more information. 

Otherwise, contact the team either through email on or call us on (01429) 867677.