How we can help
By helping identify their optimal business location and implement their relocation/expansion project.
Essex delivers a unique combination of benefits for relocating and expanding businesses
Essex is one of the UK and Europe's most dynamic business locations.
SME Growth & Funding
Invest ESSEX can provide a full impartial assessment of your small to medium sized enterprise (SME) needs.
Success starts in Essex
A unique combination of benefits
Essex’s unique benefits have made it the preferred location for business operations of all sizes – from international corporate HQs to cutting-edge start-ups – serving industry sectors including Financial and Professional Services, Ports and Logistics Services, High-Technology and Life Sciences.
from London - 'Europe's business capital' and global finance hub
Acres of portcentric, tri-modal logistics development land
Office property cost savings versus the city of London
Latest news and events
News and events form across the county
Keep up to date with the latest news and events across Essex.
5th December 2019
Essex – part of a growing UK space industry
The UK space sector is currently worth £14.8bn, a figure which is expected to rise to £40bn by 2030 and create 30,000 skilled jobs. With this huge potential for growth in mind, an event was held in March 2019 at Teledyne e2v – Space Imaging Centre of Excellence, held between Teledyne e2v, UKSpace, Innovate UK and SPRINT. The event was primarily focused on the opportunities for SMEs within the space industry. In December 2019, the UK Space Agency announced that £374m per year would be invested into European Space Agency programmes over the next 5 years, totalling approximately £2bn.
2nd December 2019
Local businesses asked to have their say on Essex County Council’s budget
Local businesses have the opportunity to tell Essex County Council about their priorities for spending in the next financial year through an online budget consultation. The insights gained from the survey will be used to help inform thinking as the Council develops its spending plans for 2020/21.
28th November 2019
Invest ESSEX celebrates award success under Let’s Do Business Group
The Let’s Do Business Group, which Invest ESSEX is part of, is delighted to have received the National Enterprise of the Year Award for Enterprise Support Organisation of the Year (turnover over £750k), for its work supporting start-up and growing businesses in the South East.
26th November 2019
Wellcome Sanger Institute spin out company relocates to Chesterford Research Park
Chesterford Research Park has recently announced that Microbiotica, a leading player in microbiome-based therapeutics and biomarkers, is relocating to the Park in a two-phase move that will be completed in June 2020.
20th November 2019
Tevva launches Electrify scheme to deploy electric trucks across UK & Europe
Chelmsford based electric commercial vehicle technology pioneer, Tevva, has launched a new initiative, the Tevva Electrify scheme designed to enable logistics fleets to commence electrification of medium duty HGVs as soon as Spring 2020.
Save your business time, money & risk
We deliver a ‘total solution’ for businesses relocating or expanding in Essex UK. Working with our network of carefully selected business partners, we provide expert support for all aspects of your UK business relocation or expansion, enabling your company to minimise project costs, risk and timeframes.
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