Business Support

The Business Engagement Team is part of Darlington Borough Council’s Economic Growth remit. The Team provides a wide range of services such as:

  • Starting a Business
  • Growing your Businesses
  • Moving your Business to Darlington
  • Funding and Business Finance
  • Skills and Training
  • Business Events and Seminars
  • Darlington Business Directory
  • Information and Publications
  • Doing Business with the Council

The team can be contacted at: business.support@darlington.gov.uk

Useful contacts

Mark Carrigan - Economy Manager 01325 406298 mark.carrigan@darlington.gov.uk

Richard Baker - Business Growth & Investment Officer 01325 406297 richard.baker@darlington.gov.uk

Lucy Humphreys - Policy & Research Officer 01325 406308 lucy.humphreys@darlington.gov.uk

Sue White - Business Growth & Investment Officer 01325 406225 sue.white@darlington.gov.uk

Owen McAteer - Foundation for Jobs Coordinator 01325 406299 owen.mcateer@darlington.gov.uk

Business Support (general) - business.support@darlington.gov.uk