We are a public and private sector partnership which comes together to facilitate an effective and co-ordinated approach to economic development across Derbyshire.
Our aim is to stimulate, develop and bring forward a range of sustainable economic opportunities and improve the prosperity and overall environment for businesses, communities, individuals and visitors.
From the Peak District in the north, to the National Forest in the south, with partners we make sure sustainable economic growth hits no artificial boundaries. We aim to create an exciting and prosperous environment in which to invest, live, work and play.
The overall vision for our business support theme is to ensure that we improve the rates of business formation, survival and growth within Derbyshire to ensure greater economic prosperity.
Derbyshire is the location of choice for a number of world class international businesses. Global giants including Rolls Royce, Toyota, Nestle and JCB have already made major investments in Derbyshire.
Rural Derbyshire accounts for about 77% of the county, stretching from the Peak District National Park in the north west, to the National Forest in the south with the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site corridor in between.
There are a range of funding opportunities available to businesses looking to invest in Derbyshire.
In this section, you can find our latest news, events and updates.
Contact us if you need any assistance in finding the right help and support in growing and developing your business.