Economic development

Business support team 

Blackpool Council's business support team provides information and advice for businesses and prospective businesses in Blackpool

  • The team helps established businesses, particularly those that wish to grow and develop, to access business support and funding to achieve their goals
  • The team also delivers the Get Started service, a friendly professional service for Blackpool residents who wish to start a business, which has helped almost 1,000 businesses to start over the past 8 years
  • The team complies and looks after the Blackpool and Fylde Coast Property Locator - a comprehensive directory of commercial, retail and industrial land and property for sale and to let
  • The team runs the Blackpool Unlimited website - www.blackpoolunlimited.com - a resourceful platform with useful and practical information for all business people in Blackpool