Business support and advice
Great Yarmouth is firmly in the centre of the European shipping and offshore energy industries as well as being a popular tourist destination. A designated Enterprise Zone with Assisted Area status, there is availability on industrial parks in and around Great Yarmouth where businesses can set up or grow. Great Yarmouth means business.
Please visit our business website for detailed industry sector information, business support (including grants and incentives), industrial estate maps, property for sale or to let and everything you need to know if you are visiting Great Yarmouth on business.
If you are thinking of starting a food business, you can contact us about anything from health and safety, to licensing or waste issues.
Where can I find help to start or grow my business in Great Yarmouth?
We offer free advice to help:
- start a new business
- existing businesses to expand
To book a meeting with an advisor please call 01493 846846.
A number of grants and incentives are also available to help businesses:
- New Anglia Growing Business Fund
- New Anglia Small Grant Scheme
- Business finance and support finder
- Foundation East
- Enterprise Zone incentives
- Norfolk County Council maintains a list of grants and funding schemes including Grants-4-Norfolk and European Funding opportunities.
We have two Enterprise Zone sites in Great Yarmouth - these offer business rates relief for up to five years, superfast broadband and simplified planning regulations (subject to State Aid rules). Contact Eunice Edwards for more information.