Trafford Council is committed to helping businesses in Trafford to grow and prosper. We work closely with business support agencies across Trafford and beyond to give you easy access to any support or information you may require.
Use the links on this page to access information about the range of business support and council services available to Trafford based businesses.
Alternatively, Trafford Council’s Economic Growth Team is available to assist you with any questions or issues you may have regarding the future growth of your business.
Innovation and Research & Development can be essential mechanisms for businesses to develop new or existing products and services, and to stay ahead of the competition.
Trafford Council works closely with partner organisations to provide you with any support you need in relation to staff recruitment and training.
Trafford Council and our partner organisations offer an extensive range of support services, initiatives and funding opportunities to help your business grow.
Planning permission may be required for a wide variety of development, whether it be new building works or changes in the use of land or buildings.
Trafford Council issues over 400 procurement tenders each year, presenting an excellent opportunity for local businesses. We can support local businesses to identify and bid for contract opportunities with the council and other organisation.
Advertising and sponsorship can be an ideal way to raise the profile of your business. Trafford Council can offer a variety of advertising and sponsorship opportunities, helping you to promote your products and services.
Trafford Council is able to provide advice on a range of matters including: Business Rates, Licensing, Taxes, Trading Standards and Health & Safety.