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Local business support and opportunities

Key contacts for local business support

COLBEA - Colchester Business Enterprise Agency are offering fully funded Business Advise sessions online. Businesses of any size, from any sector, can call if they need support.  

Book a 1:1 appointment with a business adviser

Telephone: 01206 548833 (9am to 5pm) 

BEST Growth Hub - a business advice agency for Essex.

Let’s Do Business Group - up to 12 hours’ free advice is available from ‘Back to Business Essex’, fully funded by Essex County Council.

Employee Wellbeing Support - the Essex Wellbeing Service can help private sector organisations look after their employees’ health and wellbeing.

Our Colchester BID

Federation of Small Business

Essex Chambers of Commerce


Page last reviewed: 3 April 2020