South Yorkshire Growth Hub acts as a single point of contact to access support services for all businesses across the city region.

You can speak directly to a member of the Growth Hub team, who will be able find the right business support service for you.

Pointing You in The Right Direction

The Growth Hub brings together, and signposts to, specialists from across a wide range of organisations; so that you can be sure you’ll gain access to the best possible support to meet your needs. Whatever challenges your business is facing, whatever stage your business is at and wherever your business is in the city region, the Growth Hub will connect you to the specialist support service which is the best fit for you and your ambitions.

The services you will be signposted to are provided by experts including successful companies and consultancies, universities and local authorities, Chambers of Commerce, Innovate UK and UK Trade and Investment.

Face to Face Support

In addition, you can access direct support and guidance from one of the Growth Hub’s own highly experienced business growth advisors, who are specialists in their field; many of whom have successfully created their own businesses or run businesses.

The Growth Hub advisors can help identify your key challenges and barriers to growth and they can support you in developing a business growth plan where appropriate. The robust diagnostic approach can help highlight and prioritise your key issues, identifying the right support that will help in addressing these challenges and support your growth.

Whether you are a creative technology start-up looking for financial advice and business training, a manufacturer looking to export your product to a new overseas market, or any other business looking to grow and expand, then the South Yorkshire Growth Hub can help you access the right support.

The services the Growth Hub offers are:

Start-up support




Access to finance

Growth Support