What is Business East Hants?

Business EastHants was established in November 2009 as an active approach to help mitigate the impact of the economic down turn and prepare local businesses for recovery.


Aim of Business East Hants 

To lead the development, improvement and promotion of economic growth, business engagement and business support in East Hampshire


Benefits of joining Business East Hants 

  • Network and business development opportunities 
  • Business development training and information services 
  • Marketing and publicity e.g. joint marketing opportunities 
  • Representation: Business East Hants serves as a voice for local businesses
  • Opportunities to meet potential buyers/suppliers 
  • Access to decision making bodies in the public sector 

Role of Business East Hants 

  • Identify economic and business needs within East Hampshire and take action 
  • Inform and influence the policies of East Hampshire District Council, and others to meet local business and economic needs. 
  • Engage the business community in the achievement of the partnership's aim 
  • Advise business on how to get the best out of business support services and agencies 
  • Act as an avenue for exchanging ideas, developing strategies and initiating appropriate actions 
  • Represent the business community in the district