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About Us

Invest in Bedford is your first point of enquiry, whether you are a current local business looking for expansion or a business looking into relocating.

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As part of the Economic Development team at Bedford Borough Council, Invest in Bedford offers all the help and support you need to take full advantage of Bedford’s ongoing success and growth.

 

Our service is completely free to use, we can give you the information and support specific to your particular need and requirements including:


  • Helping you search for commercial property, premises and land
  • Specific economic intelligence, sector and workforce information
  • Details and data on infrastructure regarding road links, broadband etc
  • Personalised support for investments and relocations with a dedicated officer as a contact
  • Assistance liaising with Council departments - Planning, Licensing, environment Health, Business Rates, Land & Property (Council owned premises and land)
  • Signposting to business support agencies, initiatives and training opportunities and other useful contacts
  • Ongoing engagement with companies
  • Support for local purchasing and supply through events, activities and a Bedford Borough business directory
  • Latest news and information on the area – emailed out on a regular basis
  • Industrial Estate Partnerships

 

'Council Open for Business’ events and visits – this gives business owners the opportunity to network and meet the Mayor, Chief Executive, Key Council Officer and other companies/sectors within the Borough.

 


 

For a one-stop shop service, please contact Patrick Lyons from the Invest in Bedford team on either:

Telephone - +44(0)1234 276255

Email - patrick.lyons@bedford.gov.uk

 

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"Invest in Bedford, the first point of call for retail, industrial, office and land property options. The perfect setting for access to M1, A1 and London just 40 minutes away."

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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