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Business On Sea

The point of contact for Southend Business Support. The team offer direct advice wherever possible and signposting service to other teams within SBC and external partners for the most appropriate response.

Fully Funded Business Support Programmes From  Business on Sea

Southend-On-Sea City Council has partnered with two outstanding business support providers to bring 4 fully-funded courses to individuals and businesses in Southend-On-Sea who are thinking of starting a business, have just started a business or are looking to grow an existing business.

We Are Radikl- Free Business Accelerator

If you're in the first 6 months of creating your business and you want to get the foundations right, we're here to work alongside you.

We're running our free How to start up your start-up course in Southend on Sea starting April 2022- - and we'd love you to take part.

COLBEA - First Steps to Start-up Success

First steps to start-up success and support for business founders is an online training course, split into two bite-sized sessions. Perfect for those starting up or developing a new business.

Business Support And Grants

Business on Sea

The Economic Inclusion Team is the point of contact for all Southend businesses, and those interested in becoming a Southend Business. If you are looking for business support, skills training, grants, and networking opportunities, this website has alot of information for you or do contact us directly.


Call: 01702 215022

Help and information about setting up and running a business:

How to get started, what qualifications are required, legal regulations, finance, local area and industry profiles, business information factsheets and sector updates.

Free business information for all types of business from retail to plumbing.

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