South Tyneside Council's Business Investment Team.

About the Business Investment Team

Our dedicated Business Investment Team can offer practical support including information about business grants for North East businesses.

We make choosing South Tyneside an easy decision – so get in touch for a chat about your business needs. 

We are your single point of contact, and our specialist team will work with you to understand all aspects of starting up or relocating your business to South Tyneside.

We act as an extension of your organisation, and we provide:

  • Support to build a business case for locating in South Tyneside, including sector research and intelligence
  • Assistance with planning, property search and business rates. We work with all property agents across the area
  • Information and advice about attracting finance and accessing financial assistance for North East businesses
  • Practical day-to-day support from set-up to becoming operational, including recruitment and training support
  • Ongoing support to help your company grow and deliver successful projects
  • Information and introductions to contacts and networks in your sector
  • Strategic relationship building with key personnel locally, nationally or at international head offices

Whether your business requires assistance with planning, property search, business rates, employing staff or attracting finance – the Business Investment Team is the single point of contact for your business in South Tyneside. 

Please get in touch to discuss your business plans and funding requirements. Our specialist team can offer up to date information about available financial assistance for North East businesses.

Call us on 0191 481 3456 or email

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