Business support


As the deadline draws closer we are aware that the uncertainty surrounding Brexit will be giving many businesses cause for concern. It is prudent for business to prepare for a no deal scenario. To this end we have compiled a list of useful sources of information that businesses may wish to familiarise themselves with including a suite of official notices from Government. This information can be found here

Make It York is here to encourage new businesses to start up in York and help those already here to grow and to flourish.

Make It York For Business

Make It York is here to ensure that businesses in York can get the help they need, when they need it.

Our dedicated business team offer a comprehensive information and signposting service and can help businesses navigate the complex support arena to access a wide range of services. These include start up and growth advice, training and recruitment support, access to finance, property search, international trade and business innovation.

Further information on our services can be found on our dedicated business support website by clicking here or by emailing or calling 01904 554400

We are also committed to attracting new businesses to the city and offer a tailored inward investment support service for those looking to locate in York.

Visit our Inward Investment pages email or call 01904 554400

Business News

For all the latest business news, as well as new investment announcements visit

Science City York

science-city-york-logo-colAimed specifically at the city’s thriving Creative, IT & Digital and Bioscience sectors, Science City York provides support through brokering connections, encouraging innovation, enabling collaboration and accelerating business development.

Further information on our services can be found here: or by emailing or calling 01904 554400


visit-york-4-meetings-logo-colVisitYork4Meetings is the official conference bureau for the city of York. With over 35 years’ event planning experience and close links with venues and suppliers across the city, the VisitYork4Meetings team provide expert local knowledge and an unrivalled range of free services to help plan your event.

VisitYork4Meetings Free Services

  • Free venue finding service
  • Expert local knowledge
  • Rate negotiation and venue booking
  • Accommodation booking service for residential events
  • Production of bid documents and support
  • Social and partner programme planning
  • Supplies of delegate literature and information

For more information on holding an event in York, and to use our free venue finding facility, visit our website or call 01904 550080.

More information

Make It York For Business
01904 554400

Science City York
01904 554400

01904 550080

Further reading

Conference and Events guide

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