How we can support your business

6. Other Business Support

Reigate & Banstead is a great place to live and work. Our borough is centrally located between London and the south coast, central within the Gatwick Diamond economic area and at the heart of the Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership.

Coast to Capital Business Navigator Growth Hub (external website), provides a resource for local events, funding and business news.

Business is Great Britain (external website) a government site providing support advice and inspiration for growing your business.

Finance and Support for your business (external website) find government backed support and finance for business.

Surrey Chambers of Commerce (external website) utilise the expertise and experience of 1,500 businesses (55,000 experienced employee members), their network opens the door to new business opportunities, whether its networking, training, marketing opportunities or just being part of the largest networking group in Surrey. They connect over 5,000 business people every year, providing a range of high quality services to help you grow your business, increase your contacts and obtain the right kind of support for your professional services.

Entrepreneurial Spark (external website) a 6 month free business accelerator programme for early stage and growing ventures.  Bootcamp, office space, funding opportunities, pitching practice and so much more. Find out more how this Brighton based facility can help your new business develop and grow.

Croydon Business Venture (external website) provide an invaluable 3 day business course to help you set up your new business.  From setting up your company in the most tax efficient way to Marketing and HR.

Virgin StartUp (external website)- a not-for-profit company, which will offer financial support, mentoring and business advice to thousands of young entrepreneurs across the UK. 

Enterprise Europe Network (external website)- the largest network of contact points providing information and advice to EU companies on EU matters, in particular small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

South East Sustainability Loan Fund (SESLF) (external website)- over £1million available to be lent to South East SMEs by the end of the year. Where companies meet the criteria for the SESLF and the matching fund, up to £400,000 of debt funding is available.