How can we help your business?

During 2019 a range of businesses across the Harrogate district have benefited from our support. Over £1 million of grant funding was awarded to small and medium sized businesses (SMEs), contributing towards: the expansion of premises, purchase of machinery, investment in IT development, exporting activity and employee training. With our free service of bespoke support and advice, more than 70 businesses progressed their growth plans in 2018-19 and achieved their job creation ambitions.

For details on our free business support services, and how you can benefit, please see the information below or contact us at Keep updated by following us on Twitter and subscribe to our e-newsletter.

Business in Excellence Awards 2020 - enter your nomination today

We are delighted to be sponsoring the new sustainability award. It's the opportunity for local companies to promote and celebrate the work they are doing to protect the environment - from energy efficiency to reducing waste and travel by car share or cycling. Launched in December 2019, the annual Harrogate Business in Excellence Awards are now open for nominations across a range of categories. For further information and to submit your entry please visit the Awards website.


Information and advice on preparing your business for Britain leaving the European Union can be found on our dedicated Brexit page.