Business support

The Invest in Darlington [external link] team is Darlington Borough Council’s dedicated business support team.

They provide a range advice and guidance to support business growth and investment in Darlington, including:

  • Starting a business
  • Business growth and expansion
  • Moving a business to Darlington
  • Property and land search
  • Introductions to business networks and specialists
  • Funding and business finance
  • Skills and training
  • Recruitment, including apprentices and graduates
  • Business events and seminars
  • Doing business with the Council

The team also produces a monthly e-bulletin ‘Business in Darlington’.

This rounds up the latest business news in Darlington. To feature a story or to subscribe please get in touch.

The team can be contacted directly on 01325 405000 between 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday to Thursday and 9:00 am - 4:30 pm Friday.

Or you can contact us by email at:[email protected].

Darlington Council's Business Support Team do not provide a dedicated start-up service. However, the team works in partnership with TEDCO Business Support Ltd [external link] to provide a range of business start-up services.

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