The city of Southend-on-Sea is proud to be thriving tourist destination, with over 7 million visitors a year, and a vibrant tourist economy. But that’s not all we are. In Southend you will find manufacturing, creative, medical tech, digital, education, and construction businesses, and so much more, with a huge appetite for growth and expansion.

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 lots of information for you – or do contact us directly.

Email: economicd@southend.gov.uk

Call: 01702 215022

Latest News

Southend Business Partnership Executive Meeting - 14th June

The next SBP Executive will take place on the 14th of june at the Roslin Beach Hotel. We look forward to seeing all executive members there. 

Southend Business Partnership Briefing - 7th July

Hosted at this contemporary 4 Star Hotel, Holiday Inn Southend, you are guaranteed a great experience with our July Southend Business Partnership Briefing. The morning offers a light breakfast, networking opportunities and a round of business updates from local businesses and providers on and around skills (recruitment, upskilling, and career opportunities).

To find out more and/or book a free ticket please visit eventbrite.