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Exeter Business Support

Exeter City Council, Civic Centre, Paris Street, Exeter, EX1 1JN
0775 2222 676

About us

Exeter Business Support The generation and survival of new businesses is key to our local economy, especially in our changing economic climate. 

Exeter Business Support has been created to help and nurture viable new business opportunities as well as existing businesses. Now it has never been easier for anyone to Plan, Launch and Grow a business in Exeter. 

Exeter Business Support aims to provide seamless access to a range of services and advice. 

Partners in this initiative who are combining their resources and expertise are: 

Exeter City Council, 
Business Link, 
the University of Exeter, 
and Peninsula Innovations, the operator of the University Innovation Centre.

We offer

Exeter Business Support is free and helps local people to find business advice, right on their doorstep. Exeter Business Support Exeter Business Support can provide useful help Business advisers can meet you at the following locations: 
 •Innovation Centre on the University campus 
 •Customer Service Centre at the Civic Centre in Paris Street 
 •Jobcentre Plus offices at Clarendon House on Western Way 
 They may also be able to meet you at your business premises. 

If you would like to find out how to plan, launch and develop a business, please call Exeter Business Support on 0775 2222 676. You can arrange a date for a meeting. Alternatively, visit the Exeter Business Support website.

We support

  • Avon
  • Business Support
  • People
  • New Business
  • Networks
  • Skills


Exeter Business Support aims to provide: 
- Support for start ups to mature small and medium enterprises 
- Resources to help business including diagnostics, one-to-one advice, brokerage, coaching and mentoring, Internet resources, workshops and network events 
- Business advice that is relevant, impartial and confidential 
- Cross referrals across the partnership when required 
- Assistance for students in the University and Exeter College looking to start up ‘

Exeter Business Support is pleased to announce the launch of the Exeter Pop Up initiative. To find out more and to apply please download the information/application form here

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