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    Business support from the Business and IP Centre

    Northamptonshire Libraries run business support workshops and activities

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    Open laptop and apple

Northamptonshire has strong ambitions to be a leading area for innovation, business growth, and green technologies. We aim to attract private sector investment, and to enhance the special environmental and rural qualities as well as its local heritage which make it a great place to live.

View the Northamptonshire Arc strategy​ to find out about Northamptonshire's future plans.

Support for your business

​Northamptonshire business services

Trading standards
Procurement
Fire safety and emergencies
Libraries
Childcare business support
Waste and recycling
Licences
Contact your local district or borough council for business advice

​Bookable meeting rooms

Northamptonshire is a leading area for food and drink manufacturing and supply, and is home to world-leading brands including Alpro, Weetabix, Coca Cola, Schweppes and Carlsberg​​​.

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We have vacancies ​​w​orking for​ the council and our part​ne​r ​​organisations across ​​​Northamptonshire​​​​

Council jobs ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Northampto​nshir​e apprent​i​​ce​sh​ips

Find an apprenticeship in Northamptonshire

Appren​t​iceships ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Volunte​ering 
opport​​u​​​n​​itie​​s​​

Find a v​olu​​nteering opport​​​​unity in Northamptonshire through the Get Involved Hub

Get Involved Hub ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Our projects

Superfast Northamptonshire

Superfast Northamptonshire is the public face of the Northamptonshire local broadband project

Find out more about Superfast Northamptonshire >> 

​Project Angel

Project Angel is the exciting new public sector headquarters situated in the middle of Northampton Town Centre just behind County Hall

Find out more about Project Angel >>

​Ready2Grow

​The Ready2Grow project aims to improve the capacity and performance of small and medium sized enterprises and to encourage entrepreneurship across Northamptonshire

Find out more about Ready2Grow >>

Northamptonshire ​Digital Enhancement Project

Grants and support to help local small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) make digital improvements to their business

Find out more about the Northamptonshire Digital Enghancement Project >>​​

Northampton Alive

Showcasing Northampton’s Enterprise Zone, regeneration projects and business potential.

Northampton Alive

Find an approved trader - buy with confidence

Received a suspicious call or home visit? Trading Standards and Corby Borough Council have been made aware of a business cold calling residents sell...

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Fostering

Want to foster? Come to our fostering open evening at Caroline Chisholm School this Thursday! Drop in anytime between 6:30pm and 8:30pm and meet our...

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Retained Duty System (RDS) (on-call) Firefighters

On-call firefighters play a vital role within Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service. As an on-call firefighter, you do the same job as full-time ...

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We asked Mark, a foster carer from Wellingborough, about his experiences fostering young people. Mark said: “Foster caring is the most rewarding thin...

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One Thousand Pairs of Shoes - Lynda's Story

"Being a foster carer is the most rewarding thing I have ever done. I've been able to help many children make sense of their lives and experiences. I ...

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Fairer Funding for Northamptonshire

Why do we need a fairer funding deal for Northamptonshire? Northamptonshire has one of the fastest growing populations in the country, meaning demand...

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