Support for you and your business


Sturminster Newton has a unique environment to incubate new businesses, support businesses to grow and to help businesses locate to the town.  We have a Chamber Of Commerce person responsible for Economic Development in the Town who is very experienced in business, has contacts with key support networks.

Chris will help businesses with the following:

  • Information about the town, its facilities, resources and opportunities
  • Information about local education, amenities and housing to help businesses locate staff into the area
  • Helping businesses to find appropriate premises
  • Facilitating contacts with North Dorset District Council Economic Regeneration officers to explore grants and funding sources
  • Mentoring businesses through the process of creating a business case and exploring the risks and opportunities for their business proposition
  • Assisting with Planning issues
  • Gaining Town Council support for funding applications where appropriate
  • Introducing businesses to the local business community and business network

Please contact  Chris Spackman on 07771517913 or [email protected]