Welcome to South Lakeland.
A breath of fresh air for business.

An area known globally for its astounding natural beauty and unique vibrant culture, South Lakeland is also home for a thriving and innovative business environment where companies can become established, grow and prosper.

The entrepreneurial business spirit is strongly encouraged in South Lakeland, reflected in the healthy number of fledgling enterprises setting up each year in our region, and our work also encompasses projects designed to help make the first steps to start-up as easy as possible.

The Economic Development Team are here to help your business uncover the exciting potential that exists here. Enjoy your visit to our website and, should you have any questions, we are on hand to assist and tell you more about the opportunities to be found in the most beautiful corner of the UK.

If your business has been affected by the flooding please see our latest flooding advice


What else you’ll find on our website...

Life in South Lakeland - rolling hills and on tranquil lakes on your doorstep

Business Profiles - be inspired by some of South Lakeland's true success stories

Business Finance - find funding to expand or make your business dream a reality