Business Support Navigator

 


So much on offer - no time to find out what's right for your business?

Whether you are a new business or social enterprise, growing or looking to become more sustainable, there is support available to help make it happen.
 
Brighton Chamber, alongside Worthing & Adur and Chichester Chambers of Commerce, are working with the Business Navigator Service to help businesses access grants, funding and other practical support. 
 
The Coast to Capital Business Navigator Service is focused on helping business in the area start-up, develop and grow.  It exists to help grow the economy – to create jobs and prosperity. Coast to Capital covers East Surrey, Croydon, West Sussex and the Greater Brighton area.
 
The Business Navigator service provides a website and a team of business navigators to help you find the best support for your business. The service is free as it is fully funded by the UK Government.
 
You can call the Navigator Service on 0800 977 4146 to speak with a Business Navigator who can help guide you through the support available and help identify the most appropriate solutions for you. The website includes an online directory of business support organisations, a calendar of business events in the Coast to Capital area, resources and videos. 
 
The team signpost businesses to a wide range of support services including:
  • accessing finance
  • identifying networking and membership organisations
  • helping to reduce costs
  • implementing environmental policies,
  • understanding the regulatory landscape
  • mentoring support
  • exploring international markets
  • start-up workshops and support
  • finding premises
  • ...and much more