Business support and advice

Whether you are considering starting a new business or are an established company, there is a range of business support services available to organisations operating in the Amber Valley area.

We work closely with a wide range of partners to ensure a range of business support is available to businesses in the Amber Valley area. We can help in a number of ways, and where we can't, we hope to be able to point you in the direction of those that can.

Business surgeries

Are you thinking of starting a business? Do you need advice? Why not register your interest to attend one of our business surgeries by emailing and we will send you details of upcoming dates and availability.

D2 business starter programme

This initiative offers Derbyshire residents the opportunity to explore their business potential and learn how to set up a new business with series of flexible, fully funded workshops and one-to-one support. More details can be found on the D2 business starter programme information leaflet

Thinking of starting your own business? Do you want to be your own boss? Do you have the beginnings of a business idea that could make you money?

If this sounds familiar then sign up to the free D2 Business Starter Summer Boot Camp. In just one week, this course shares all the knowledge and skills to take your business idea to the next stage.

5-Day Summer Boot Camp 2021

When: Monday 12 July until Friday 16 July, 4:00 – 6:00pm daily
Where: Online
How: 2-hour interactive workshops
Interested? See the D2 Summer Bootcamp document.

Join our business mailing list

Want to keep up to date with events happening in Amber Valley and receive business information electronically?

It couldn't be easier, simply send an email with your contact details to and ''business mailing list'' in the subject box to be added.

Need further help or information?

Contact the team directly on 01773 841496 or email