Sustainable Business Support

A range of support and advice is available, often free of charge to you to help you to make your business more sustainable and successful.

Tendering for our work.

Our Procurement Team is seeking ways to make it easier for small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) to tender for our work. Our SME Development officer provides support guidance, training and workshops to local businesses to allow them to compete in a fair, open manner, on a level playing field. Call 01443 863161 or e-mail procurement@caerphilly.gov.uk for further help and advice.

Caerphilly Business Development Team

A range of assistance is available to businesses located in the county borough or businesses considering locating in the county borough. This help ranges from finding the right property or site through to help with internet technologies. Starting a business can be an exciting as well as daunting prospect. The Business Development Team provides a range of assistance to help individuals to start their business and also give important support while the business is growing.

Based at the Tredomen Business & Technology Centre, Ystrad Mynach, the team are part of a unique one-stop-shop for business advice and support. The main local business support agencies are brought together under one roof, giving ease of access to a wide range of services from help with writing a business plan through to employing people for the first time.

Call 01443 866222 or e-mail business@caerphilly.gov.uk to contact the Business Development Team.

Caerphilly Business Forum

It is often said that it's not just what you know, but who you know. For successful business people both are true. The knowledge you need and the right contacts are essential for survival and growth. Whether you are new to business or have many years experience, Caerphilly Business Forum helps you to build and maintain your success by keeping you in the know.

As the most successful network for businesses in the County Borough, there is an active programme, which includes business breakfasts, social events, first class speakers, member services and the successful Caerphilly Business Awards, offering a unique blend of informality, fun and business opportunities.

Tredomen Hub

Whether you are starting up or already running your business from home, the Tredomen Hub can help you to keep your overheads low whilst giving your business the professional edge – without the financial commitment to long term contracts and lengthy leases.  You can save on the additional costs of staffing and running an office by using the virtual office and hot desk facilities at the Tredomen Hub.  The “Hub” not only allows you to pick and mix the various services, from business address through to client meeting rooms, but it is located in a supportive environment for business growth – giving fledgling businesses every chance of success.  The Tredomen Hub is located at the Tredomen Business and Technology Centre, Ystrad Mynach, on a modern business park adjacent to the A472 and the Penallta Community Park.  The centre is within walking distance of Ystrad Mynach Station (where there are 4 trains an hour to Cardiff), the local bus route and Route 47 of the National Cycle Network.  The Centre benefits from on-site restricted access parking and is fully accessible for people with disabilities. 

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