Grow or pivot your business
If you are looking for support to grow or pivot your business, your first point of contact should be our Business Engagement team. They will be able to discuss your business needs and identify the best way forward based on business support available from partners and Chorley Council.
If you would like to discuss your business growth plans and learn about what support is available, please contact our Business Engagement team on 01257 515300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Business support available from Chorley Council
Choose Chorley for business hold events, workshops and masterclasses for businesses based in Chorley and the surrounding areas within Lancashire.
Based within Chorley Council, with some events at the Town Hall, and other events in the new Digital Hub, Strawberry Fields, which has state of the art offices, meeting and training rooms. Please note due to the coronavirus pandemic, all training sessions are being delivered online.
We provide business support to all Lancashire based businesses who are digital or creative and support to any Chorley based business.
View a full listing of workshops, masterclasses and events on the Eventbrite website.
Business promotion opportunities
Pitch your business for free in the town centre! This enables Chorley based businesses to have a town centre presence to promote their products and services on our 'Business Showcase' pitch. It is located adjacent to the market on Cleveland Street and could be available weekdays. Contact the Council for further information and availability.
Taking advantage of the footfall in Chorley's popular covered market, the Council can offer free advertising space for your A4 posters or A5 leaflets. Space can be allocated in three-month blocks and is offered on a first come first served basis.
There are also business grants available from us including:
- Shop Front Improvement Grant
- Chorley Business Investment for Growth (BIG) Grant
- Choose Chorley Relocation Grant.