WE RECOGNISE THAT IT IS THE BOROUGH'S BUSINESSES THAT WILL DELIVER FUTURE JOBS AND ECONOMIC GROWTH

Our Mission Statement

Recognising that it is the borough’s businesses that will create jobs and drive economic growth the council has decided to invest in an Economic Development function.

To view our priorities from 2017 – 2020 please view the refreshed Economic Development Strategy.

 

 


WE OFFER SUPPORT AND ADVICE TO ALL BUSINESSES THROUGHOUT WELWYN AND HATFIELD

Vision

An economy with a thriving entrepreneurial culture that actively supports and promotes sustainable living and working communities, which will make the most of its natural, physical and human capital assets; which attracts, retains and grows well connected businesses that are staffed by a highly skilled and motivated workforce, producing high value goods and services.

Recent news

Apprenticeship Levy

Was first announced by the Chancellor George Osborne in the November 2015 Budget, the Apprenticeship Levy aims to fund 3 million apprenticeships in the UK by 2020. It affects all organisations above a certain size, committing them to either taking […]

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FOR MORE INFORMATION DOWNLOAD THE 2017-2020
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY
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