Free business support from Essex County Council

Get free advice and support for your business to help it grow during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.

Back to Business logoIf you run a business in Essex you can now access 12 hours of direct support and advice via Back to Business Essex. This is a free service funded by Essex County Council and delivered by the Let's Do Business Group.

Your businesses can get fully funded support to help you survive or recover from the impact of COVID-19, improve, change or expand, or to help you consider your options for the future and develop a longer-term business strategy.

What help can you get

Whether you need help with staffing, your marketing strategy or finances through the pandemic and beyond,  the Back to Business Essex expert support team will guide you in the right direction.

You can access advice and support including:

  • Finance and risk
  • Customer interaction, target markets and marketing
  • Supply chain management
  • Staffing and recruitment
  • Workplace operations


How to contact the Back to Business team

In view of the latest Government advice on COVID-19, Back to Business Essex are operating a remotely delivered service.

Telephone: 0800 970 8981

Or, use the contact form

Full details of the support available can be found at: