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Business support

The 'Invest in Darlington [external link]' team is Darlington Borough Council’s dedicated business support team. They provide a wide range of bespoke, impartial advice and guidance to support business growth and investment in Darlington, including:

  • Starting a business
  • Business growth and expansion
  • Moving a business to Darlington
  • Property and land search
  • Introductions to business networks and specialists
  • Funding and business finance
  • Skills and training
  • Recruitment, including apprentices and graduates
  • Business events and seminars
  • Doing business with the Council

The team also produce a monthly e-bulletin ‘Business in Darlington’ providing the latest business news in Darlington. To feature a story or to subscribe please get in touch.

The team can be contacted direct on 01325 406305 between 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday to Thursday and 9:00 am - 4:30 pm Friday, or alternatively emailed

Contact details

Telephone: 01325 406305
Twitter: @InvestInD_ton [external link]
Website: [external link]
Property / land search: [external link]