Business support and advice

Skills & Growth Company

The Council's business support services are now managed by the Skills & Growth Company (a wholly owned arms length company).

The company can help your business to:

  • maximise growth
  • access funding and investment opportunities
  • increase the availability and take-up of apprenticeships
  • support people into work
  • help to create jobs and stimulate economic growth and innovation

To find out more about the support available from the Skills & Growth Company, please visit Skills & Growth Company or send an email:

Enterprising Macclesfield

Enterprising Macclesfield is a new initiative developed and delivered by the people of Macclesfield for the benefit of the local area.  It provides a structured support programme to ensure that businesses have initial guidance and coaching support to help them progress, and signposting to  funding information and other key regional and national support organisations to help start-up,  social and commercial enterprises succeed.

For further information on initiative, please visit Enterprising Macclesfield

The Enterprise Europe Network North West

The Enterprise Europe Network offers European specific advice and support for small and medium sized enterprises to help transfer technology to Europe or find business partners, and operates in 51 countries and across nearly 600 partner organisations.