About us

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

The team acts as the conduit between the Council and the business community, sharing useful information with regular email updates (i.e. COVID-19 matters) on behalf of many Council teams.

Many Officers of the team are also directly involved in the delivery of externally funded projects offering eligible businesses grants, training and networking opportunities.

Contact Southend's Economic Development Team

Telephone: 01702 215022