Our Partners

Colchester Business Enterprise Agency Partners

We are  proud to be working with some amazing businesses such as Dengie Enterprise Support, Ignite Business Enterprise, Enterprise Agency Nwes, Basildon & District Local Enterprise Agency and Best Business Growth Hub. All together we support people who have a good business idea to develop key business skills and commercial expertise. And it would not be possible without our Partners!


Dengie Enterprise Support

Free Business Advice - Maldon

Business Advice 

Through our free one-to-one business advice service, your Dengie Enterprise Support advisor will help you explore the pros and cons of starting a business, whether your business idea has potential and what to do next, as well as pointing you in the direction of the various support and funding opportunities available for your business.

How can I access this support? 

Dengie Enterprise Support is funded by Magnox through the Bradwell Legacy Partnership and administered by Maldon District Council – so all of our business support services are funded to help make them as accessible to you as possible. Get in touch today to find out how you can make the most of your new service. Call 01621 834525 or email enquiries@dengieenterprisesupport.co.uk to find out more about the support available to you and your business. Please note that Dengie Enterprises Support services are for Maldon residents only.

To find out more please click here.

Ignite Business Enterprise

Business Advice and Training - Braintree and Uttlesford

Ignite Business Enterprise was formed from the merge of 2 companies, both  with a phenomenal track record: Business Development Services (NW Essex), established in 1984 has helped thousands of pre and new start companies over the years. With a proven track record in Business Planning and bespoke confidential advice, meaning 85% of businesses seen are still trading after 3 years. Business Showcase events, networking and bespoke training have complimented the service to become unrivalled in the Braintree and Uttlesford areas.

Our services include virtual office, business support, consultancy and meeting room hire.

You will find more if you click here.

BEST Growth Hub

For Business Solutions - Essex, Southend, Thurrock

The BEST Growth Hub aims to help your business to identify and realise its potential with free business support for growth. It provides a focal point for businesses that are looking to increase their competitiveness and grow, it offers a great choice of advice, training, networking and more, all tailored to your needs.

If you’re a business in Essex, Southend or Thurrock with an aspiration to grow and be more profitable – then we want to hear from you!

Have a great idea you want to develop? 
Thinking of starting up your own business?

Brilliant! You have a new business idea and want to progress this further but aren’t sure what steps should be taken. We can point you in the right direction of where to get help with essential research and turn your idea into a business.

Register today or contact us to access specialist advice, events, training and more – all designed to help you give your new business the best start.

To find out more please click here.

Enterprise Agency NWES

Business Advice and Training - East of England

Enterprise agency Nwes specialises in helping people turn their business idea into a reality by offering impartial, professional advice, access to personal skills and business training courses.

Established in 1982, Nwes is the UK’s largest not-for-profit Enterprise Agency. We work in partnership to provide total business support, boost self-employment and encourage entrepreneurial skills throughout the East of England.

Nwes offers one-to-one business advice, a range of business and personal skills training courses, access to finance and serviced business premises, for those wishing to start or grow a business.

To find out more please click here.


The Basildon & District Local Enterprise Agency

An independent and confidential advice service for new, start-up and existing business

Here at the Basildon & District Local Enterprise Agency, we strive to give new and existing businesses a confidential, friendly and professional advice service. We aim to safeguard and create new jobs in the Basildon and wider areas.

Advice is available on all aspects of business and self-employment, so whatever advice you require for your business, Basildon & District Local Enterprise Agency will be able to help.

So don’t hesitate, arrange an interview with us today! To find out more please click here.