West Northamptonshire Council is the single unitary council responsible for providing a range of public services to residents and businesses in the areas of Daventry, Northampton and South Northamptonshire.

We want West Northants to be a place where everyone can thrive and the Council is committed to helping to provide the framework and conditions to make this ambition a reality.

We work with employers, universities, colleges and agencies to give people, the skills and qualifications that businesses really want, to support more people into better-paid jobs.

We invest in strengthening existing and creating new, employment locations, so that all parts of West Northamptonshire are able to contribute to and benefit from, growth as part of a thriving area.

This includes hosting world class industries including high tech, engineering motorsports, logistics, financial services and having a valuable shoemaking heritage. We’re investing in growing our leading business sectors and driving improved productivity and pay across the economy. 

West Northants sits in the middle of the Oxford – Cambridge Pan-Regional Partnership and acts as an opportunity to actively drive growth, seek investment and progress infrastructure developments. 

The Council is also making it easier to set up new enterprises and helping existing businesses to develop and grow.

Don’t hesitate to reach out to us today, so that we can help your business overcome challenges and realise opportunities. 

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Contact us at economy@westnorthants.gov.uk or on 01327 322230 to find out more. 

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