Starting a business

Finding space that can be affordable and in a convenient location is sometimes a challenge for a business. Within Essex there are a variety of locations that a business can decide to set up in and below are a list of enterprise centres and incubation spaces that are situated well in town areas and affordable for businesses:

Allen House Business Centre

The Maltings Station Road
Sawbridgeworth
Hertfordshire CM21 9JX

01279 834834
info@allenhousebusinesscentre.co.uk
www.allenhousebusinesscentre.co.uk

Harlow

Basepoint

Riverside Business Centre
Fort Road
Tilbury RM18 7ND

01375 489800
tilbury@basepoint.co.uk
www.basepoint.co.uk 

Thurrock

Bassett Business Units’

Bassett Business Units
Hurricane Way
North Weald CM16 6AA

Tel No: 01992 524111/618000
bbu@bassettbusinessunits.co.uk
www.bassettbusinessunits.co.uk

Epping Forest

Brickfield Business Centre

High Road
Thornwood
Epping CM16 6TH

07801 860656
jk@rapidprop.co.uk or info@brickfieldbusinesscentre.co.uk
www.officesandstorageinessex.com

Epping Forest

Business Incubation Centre

University of Essex, Southend Campus
Elmer Approach
Southend-on-Sea SS1 1LW

Tel: 01702 328200
hub@essex.ac.uk 
https://www.essex.ac.uk/business/business-incubation-centre-southend

Southend

Central Colchester Business Centre

1 George Williams Way
Colchester C01 2JS

01206 548833
www.colbea.co.uk
Enquiries@colbea.co.uk

Colchester

Clacton Enterprise Centre

Davy Road
Gorse Lane Industrial Estate
Clacton on Sea CO15 4XD

01255 221116
www.essexenterprisecentres.co.uk/clacton-enterprise-centre

Tendring

Community Resource Centre

Community Resource Centre
Civic Square
Tilbury RM18 8AD

01375 659690
www.thurrock.gov.uk/land-and-premises-in-thurrock/land-and-premises-for-sale-or-rent

Thurrock

CR@TE™ Loughton

CR@TE™ Loughton

Tel: 0208 508 0550
Email: Info@crateloughton.com
Web: www.crateloughton.com

Epping Forest

Crouchmans Yard

Crouchmans Yard
Poynters Lane
Great Wakering SS3 9TS

07831 469090
david@crouchmansyard.co.uk
www.crouchmansyard.co.uk

Rochford

Croxtons Mill

Little Waltham
Chelmsford CM3 3PJ

01245 363410 / 07887 686929
www.croxtonsmill.com
info@croxtonsmill.com

Chelmsford

Eastern Enterprise Hub

Eastern Enterprise Hub
5 University Avenue
Orwell Quay
Ipswich IP3 0FS

01473 527100
info@eehub.co.uk
www.eehub.co.uk

Colchester

Elizabeth House

28 Baddow Road
Chelmsford CM2 0DG

01245 206700
www.elizabethhouse.co.uk
Info@elizabethhouse.co.uk

Chelmsford

Essex Technology & Innovation Centre

The Gables
Fyfield Road
Ongar CM5 0GA

01277 368200/07933 954449
pam.winter2@essex.gov.uk
www.essexenterprisecentres.co.uk/essex-technology-innovation-centre-ongar

Epping Forest

Grangewood House

Oakwood Hill
Loughton IG10 3TZ

Tel: 0208 508 0550
Investments@grangewood.co.uk
http://www.grangewood.co.uk/

Epping Forest

Greenway Business Centre

Harlow Business Park
CM19 5QE

01279 408100
www.capitalspace.co.uk/Harlow/Greenway-Business-Centre

Harlow

Harlow Business Centre

Harlow Business Centre
Lovet Road
Harlow CM19 5AF

01279 429644
www.harlowbusinesscentre.co.uk
centremanager@harlowbusinesscentre.co.uk

Harlow

Harlow Enterprise Hub

Kao Hockham Building
Edinburgh Way
Harlow CM20 2NQ

01279 311400
www.nwes.org.uk/premises/business-centres/harlow-enterprise-hub
harlowreception@nwes.org.uk

Harlow

Harwich Enterprise Centre

Park Pavilion
Barrack Lane
Harwich CO12 3NS

01255 552010
www.harwichconnexions.co.uk/cms/enterprise-centre.html
info@harwichconnecions.co.uk

Tendring

Lanswoodpark

Clacton Road
CO7 7DB

01206 820425
info@lanswoodpark.co.uk
http://www.lanswoodpark.co.uk/

Tendring

Latton Bush Centre and Business Centre

Southern Way
Harlow CM18 7BL

01279 446080
www.harlow.gov.uk/lattonbushcentre
lbcreception@harlow.gov.uk

Harlow

Loughton Seedbed Centre

Langston Road
Loughton IG10 3TQ

0208 787 7000
mark@seedbedloughton.com
www.seedbedloughton.com

Epping Forest

M25 Business Centre

121 Brooker Road
Waltham Abbey EN9 1JH

01992 700002
info@m25businesscentre.co.uk
www.m25businesscentre.co.uk

Epping Forest

North Colchester Business Centre

340 The Crescent
Colchester C04 9AD

01206 848420
www.colbea.co.uk
Enquiries@colbea.co.uk

Colchester

Parkside Office Village

Knowledge Gateway
University of Essex
Wivenhoe Park
Colchester CO4 3SQ

01206 872849 / 07769 282555
https://www.essex.ac.uk/business/knowledge-gateway

Colchester

Rayleigh Office Space

13 High Road
Rayleigh SS6 7SA

01268 833 082
info@rayleighofficespace.com

Rochford

Seedbed Business Centre

Vanguard Way
Shoeburyness
Southend on Sea SS3 9QY

01702 293070
www.seed-bed.co.uk 

Southend

Sion Park

Sion Park
Stansted Road
Birchanger CM23 5PU

01733 842799
alice.clayton@sionpark.com
http://www.sionpark.com

Uttlesford

Space282

282 Leigh Road
Leigh on Sea SS9 1BW

01702 667226
info@space282.co.uk
www.space282.co.uk

Southend

The Hive Enterprise Centre

The Hive Enterprise Centre
The Old Central Library
Victoria Avenue
Southend-on-Sea SS2 6EX

01702 416006
www.thehive.org.uk

Southend

The Link Business Centre

Suite 28 Thamesgate House
33-41 Victoria Avenue
Southend on Sea SS2 6BU

07856 575337
info@rcslettings.com
www.thelinkbusinesscentre.com

Southend

The MedBIC

Anglia Ruskin University
Alan Cherry Drive CM1 1SQ

01245 407400
www.medbic.com
info@medbic.com

Chelmsford

The Old Courthouse Business Centre, Grays

Contact NWES Services 0845 4374465 or drop into Thurrock Centre for Business

Thurrock

Thremhall Park Business Centre

Start Hill
Bishops Stortford
CM22 7WE

01279 874300
info@thremhallpark.com
http://www.thremhallpark.co.uk

Uttlesford

Thurrock Centre for Business

Thurrock

Thurrock Enterprise Centre

1 New Road
Grays RM17 6NG

info@tlea.org.uk
www.tlea.org.uk

Thurrock

Waterhouse Business Centre

2 Cromar Way
Chelmsford CM1 2QE

01245 392000
https://www.capitalspace.co.uk/Chelmsford/Waterhouse-Business-Centre

Chelmsford

Take a look at the Estates Gazette to browse what is available locally.