Blackpool Unlimited: Fully funded business support for Blackpool businesses

Blackpool Unlimited, from Blackpool Council, is the support hub for start-up, scaling and high-growth businesses in Blackpool. Whatever the ambition for your business, and whatever its stage of growth, here you’ll find a range of expert support, tailored to your needs.

We believe in Blackpool

We passionately believe that nurturing and energising local businesses will help build a bigger and better Blackpool.

That’s why we want to support every type of Blackpool business, from the ones that are preparing to launch to the ones with ambitious plans for scaling and overseas expansion. Through the Blackpool Unlimited hub you can access help, support, information, inspiration and advice, delivered by Blackpool Council’s Business Support Team and partners.

Help to grow

The Blackpool Growth Business Academy helps local businesses target the right growth goals in the right way for them, whether starting up or scaling.

Blackpool Growth Business Academy can help you:

  • Create personalised strategies for launch and growth
  • Develop and launch new products
  • Onboard new technology to help drive efficiency
  • Expand and diversify
  • Access marketing support
  • And much more…

Explore fully-funded support from Blackpool Growth Business Academy here

Help to build a cleaner, more profitable business

Net zero isn't just about operating cleaner and more ethically. It's about making a greater difference to your people, your customers and the bottom line. The Blackpool Net Zero Business Academy can help you connect carbon reduction with profit.

Blackpool Net Zero Business Academy can help you:

  • Reduce energy bills
  • Improve green credentials to help you win new contracts
  • Increase your competitiveness
  • Better protect you against energy market shocks
  • And much more…

Explore fully-funded support from Blackpool Net Zero Business Academy here

Room to grow

A postal address. A virtual office or meeting room. A serviced office for you and your team. The premises your business needs will change as it grows. Office Services’ sites at the Enterprise Centre on Lytham Road and FYCreatives on Church St are designed to give you exactly the meeting/working space you need, when you need it.

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We are here to help

Get in touch with us and we will point you in the right direction. There’s no charge for any of these services – our aim is quite simply to help businesses in Blackpool prosper.


Please note no cash grants are available.

Blackpool Growth Business Academy

Start ups


Please note no cash grants are available.

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