Business Support Programmes

Our vision for Harrow is to build an inclusive, sustainable and thriving economy, with flourishing local enterprises, providing well paid employment opportunities for our growing and diverse population.

This starts with our local businesses for which we provide the following business support programmes:

Harrow Business Support

London Business Partnership in partnership with Harrow Council is delivering the Harrow Business Support Programme which aims to help the growth and sustainability of small and medium sized enterprises across Harrow. Our advisers can help with:

  • Networking
  • Mentoring
  • Training and peer to peer coaching
  • Information and advice
  • Practical support

Whether your business is new or existing, small or medium sized, we aim to help you through every stage of business from pre-start up to new and trading; helping you create a profitable, resilient and sustainable business.

Sign up for the Harrow Business Support programme

Phone: 07599 623 792

Email: [email protected]

Harrow Trading Online

The Harrow Trading Online Support Programme delivered in partnership with South East Enterprise to all businesses in the London Borough of Harrow and through a series of workshops and one to one sessions will help you to:

  • Develop or improve your online presence by utilising social media platforms to build online communities that you can sell to
  • Teach you about e-commerce and how to implement it in your business
  • How to manage your own online content and your website
  • Improve your ranking on Google
  • Create a digital marketing plan and much more

Now is the time to pivot your business and capitalise on the age of digital consumers. Don’t miss this opportunity and register now for the Harrow Trading Online programme.

To register contact us on:

Phone: 020 8305 2666

Email: [email protected]


Ready to Supply

Win Work with The Council

The Ready to Supply programme delivered in partnership with Larch helps businesses in Harrow prepare to win work with the Council, and other public sector organisations such as schools, colleges and hospitals.

We host workshops, webinars and one-to-one support sessions that can help your business:

  • Find out where opportunities are advertised
  • Understand the process for winning work
  • Prepare the information you need to submit proposals and bids

Sign up to learn how to access and win council contracts. Don’t miss this opportunity to reach out into a new market.

There’s no catch – sign up and find out how to get started

Email: [email protected]

Repair, Reuse and Recycle

Join the Harrow Reuse Competition

Are you a business, not-for-profit group or social enterprise with a project or idea to reduce waste by repairing, reusing or recycling in Harrow?

In partnership with Harrow Council, Groundwork London is hosting an exciting reuse competition to promote the development of a new online reuse directory.

Four prizes of £9,375 are available to further extend or kick-start a project in repair, reuse or recycling. 

Apply by 30th September 2021, using the online application form.

If you’d like more information about the directory or guidance on how to apply, please email: [email protected]

More information about our Business Support Programmes

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If you are interested in details about Harrow’s economic development or have any other questions such as wishing to attend a local traders association, please get in contact with our team at: [email protected]