Nwes is a not-for-profit enterprise agency providing free and subsidised business support services to pre-starts and established businesses across east Anglia, including Essex. The support delivered includes business advice and workshops covering core business subjects such as Marketing and Finance for start-up businesses, and Business Planning. Nwes also offers support to access business funding in the form of grants (where available) and loan finance under the government’s Start-up Loan scheme which is available to pre-starts and businesses that have been trading for less than 2 years.  The organisation also manages high quality workspace providing affordable and flexible office space, coworking, and virtual tenancy solutions, with access to free business support, as well as conference and meeting room facilities in Harlow, Tilbury and Thurrock, and other locations across the East of England.

Web Address:



Harlow Enterprise Hub, Kao Hockham Building, Harlow, Essex, CM20 2NQ

Thurrock Centre for Business, 2 George Street, Grays, Essex, RM17 6LY

The Old Courthouse, Orsett Road, Grays, Essex RM17 5DD

Tilbury Riverside Business Centre, Fort Road, Tilbury, Essex RM18 7ND

Contact Details:

08456 099 991

Support Scheme:

  • - Essex Growth Programme
  • - Start & Grow
  • - Start Up Loans