Supporting your business

Middlesbrough Council

Middlesbrough Council is committed to supporting your business, whether it be a start-up, an expansion, or a relocation.

Businesses occupying a property with a rateable value of £6,000 per year or less are currently exempt from paying business rates. The rate of relief decreases gradually from 100% to 0% for properties with a rateable value between £6,001 and £12,000.

Apply for business rate relief.

Tees Valley Business Compass

The Tees Valley Business Compass offers a useful first point of call to explore the range of funding/finance and business growth support options in the area. A team of growth consultants can provide free 1-1 advice to complete a full analysis of your business and identify the funding and support you may be able to access to help your business growth journey.

Visit Tees Valley Business Compass.