Support for your business

The City of Wolverhampton offers businesses a support package that’s second to none. So if you’re looking to start, grow, invest or build here, we offer you all the support you need to give you the best possible return on your investment.

We’ll give you a dedicated account manager who will:

  • advise you on available sites that match your needs
  • give you bespoke information relevant to your current - and future - business activity
  • work with you to explore potential funding and advise on access to financial assistance
  • provide a tailored recruitment service to ensure you find the right people
  • help you to make your investment a success.

Read what businesses coming to the city have to say about the support they've received from us which has helped them to find the right people for their workforce.

You’ll also get a lot more...

You’ll be working with a planning team noted for their business-friendly attitude and streamlined working methods.

At the City Council Business Development Team we can be connectors of people, influencers, thought provokers, challengers, opportunity finders, coaches, motivators. As a team we share our knowledge and creative dynamics both internally within ourselves and externally with businesses like yours. Although compact the team are all multiskilled influences, people connectors who are business centric to the core, we can challenge your norms, help stimulate growth in your business, help coach you to find your hidden ideas, help explore new market places to sell your products or services, help facilitate expansion and any move to new premises. Finally, the team are able to connect you with the multiple services on offer from the Council many of which you may not have heard about, Wolves@Work, Crowdfund Wolves, the Report it App and the Armed Forces Covenant are just some of those that fit alongside the traditional provisions. So, if you're starting a new business, looking for funding or want to achieve increased competitiveness and growth, our advisors at the Growth Hub can help your business to unleash its potential. Watch the video to learn more about the support we offer businesses in the region and case studies of the organisations we've helped.

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We’ll introduce you to some powerful friends

We work hand in hand with our partners and with Wolverhampton's Business Champions which includes some of the city's largest strategic businesses.

Here you can find out more about on-line planning applications or please contact us to speak directly to one of our planning officers.

Contact us for more information and to discuss investment opportunities.

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