Economic development service
About the economic development service
We help local businesses grow, deliver services and promote North Somerset as a prosperous location for investment.
With partners, we have produced a refreshed economic plan for 2017 to 2036. You can see the full plan on the in North Somerset website.
Advice is also available about:
- superfast broadband
- sites marked for future development
- the ‘in North Somerset’ brand and the branding toolkit
- relocating to North Somerset
- Business Matters regular e-newsletter
- local economic assessment – statistics, data and anecdotal information about our local economy
- rural economy
- shopping locally
The North Somerset Enterprise Agency offers free advice and support for social enterprises in this area.
Enterprising West of England
We’re running a programme called Enterprising West of England with money from the European Regional Development Fund. The programme supports small and medium-sized enterprises across North Somerset. You can find out more on the BusinessWest website.