Business Support

During this hugely challenging period it is more important than ever for businesses to have quick and easy access to the right support. Make It York provides expert business advice, support and guidance, tailored to both the current coronavirus situation and more broadly for all your ongoing business needs.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Information on where businesses can find support during the Coronavirus outbreak can be found here, and the growing number of funding options available to York businesses are collated in this document. Please do get in touch to let us know how you are faring, to find out how we can help and to share your stories.

Business team support

The Make It York business team is here to support you with advice and signposting, for example on business planning, access to finance, skills, networking, commercial property and supply chains. If you want to contact a member of the team please email

LEP support

The wide range of grant support measures continue to be available and the region's growth hubs are providing business advice and support:

York & North Yorkshire Growth Hub
Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership

Inward investment

York's sought-after qualities as a business location continue to attract attention nationally and internationally. To talk to the Make It York team about the city's enviable quality of life, commercial space opportunities, higher than average qualification levels, and geographic and digital connectivity please contact See here for further detail.