North Tyneside Business Forum is the lead support organisation for the business community in North Tyneside; encouraging economic growth, employment, sustainability and corporate responsibility.
North Tyneside Business Forum has been established for over 8 years and is here to create a supportive network for businesses in North Tyneside and ensure local business is well connected and represented. We support any business with a trading address in North Tyneside and membership is free for those businesses with a trading address in North Tyneside.
We work with other groups which have local business interests at heart.
Effective and sustainable links with established business organisations maximise the impacts of all of our activities and make the best use of available resources. In addition we work with partners in the public sector, education and third sectors for a comprehensive approach.
North Tyneside Business Forum is consulted on all local issues in the borough, including emergency services provision, Council budgets, devolution, health care, planning and more.
We aim to submit a formal response to any issue which will directly affect the business community in the local area and will always ask members for their input, where appropriate. The Business Forum also represents the business community in North Tyneside at all full Cabinet meeting and meetings of the North Tyneside Strategic Partnership.
SMEs make up over 95% of the North Tyneside economy and it’s in everyone’s interest to help our local business base thrive.
Our training partner The Business Factory is available for start-ups and to provide support for growing SME’s and the North Tyneside Business Forum provides a one stop shop for any members with any question relating to business.
We can put members straight to the heart of local business by accessing the most relevant support organisations.
We provide dedicated communications and hosting events on what businesses in the borough want and provide excellent networking opportunities with key decision makers and other businesses.
So whether you’re looking for advice, new premises, funding info, or just a chat with a like-minded colleague from the local business community,
North Tyneside Business Forum can make the link and get you the support you need.