Who we are

Enterprising Barnsley is an Online resource of information, that is frequently updated, offering practical business support. This includes businesses that have been affected by COVID-19.


Welcome to Enterprising Barnsley

Whether your business is looking to start, grow, relocate or invest in the local area, Enterprising Barnsley is here to help.

We offer a broad range of services that helps us to offer some of the UK’s most effective business support. We’ve helped create over 4,000 new jobs in Barnsley over the last few years.

We provide fully funded services as part of Barnsley Council.

During the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic we are able to offer support to those affected by loss of employment due to covid-19.

Through our CHAT function we are able to offer:

  • Grants for small businesses who receive small business rate relief
  • Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme
  • Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan
  • VAT & Tax
  • Self-employed Income Support Scheme
  • Support for employment



Contact Details

Email address: investment@barnsley.gov.uk

Phone number: 01226 773003

Mobile number:


Address details:


Published: 16 September 2020