Brentwood is an attractive location for business, combining a high quality environment with close proximity to London and has a well qualified workforce.

It has a diverse economy providing 40,000 jobs, a thriving entrepreneurial culture, with above average rates of business start-ups, and is home to the headquarters and regional offices of major national firms such as BT, DST, Ford, LV=, Countryside Properties, and McColl's.

The borough has excellent connectivity through rail and road connections including links with the M25 and A12 and fast rail links with London and East Anglia which will improve further with the arrival of Crossrail. Stansted, City, Southend, Heathrow and Gatwick airports are also nearby.

With a good mix of shops, schools, businesses and recreational facilities; the town centres of Brentwood, Shenfield and Ingatestone; and surrounded by open countryside, the borough of Brentwood has a superior locational advantage attractive to businesses and residents.






The Brentwood Business Showcase returns on 1st November 2018!

Back for its third year, the Brentwood Business Showcase is an opportunity to hear informative speakers, visit with over 60 exhibitors, and network with hundreds of delegates.

Sponsored by Wortley Byers Law and Mass & Co and located at the Brentwood School, the Showcase also features a complimentary drinks reception hosted by the Brentwood Chamber of Commerce.

To register your interest in exhibiting or to reserve your FREE delegate space, please visit



Brentwood Borough Council is committed to the growth and development of apprenticeships throughout the Borough for the benefit of employers and young people.

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Relocate to Brentwood with its road links to M25, train links direct to London Liverpool Street, new cross rail links proposals and employment sites.

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Discover the support and finance opportunities available for Brentwood businesses, including advice, workshops and grant programmes.

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Brentwood isn't just a great place to visit, it's also a great place to do business. See the variety of key businesses that are located here in Brentwood.

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Check out the variety of networking groups based around Brentwood. Helping your business connect, influence and build strong relationships.

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Find out the opportunities for staff training and employment through apprenticeship schemes and other schemes.

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Find out what Brentwood Council is preparing for the Local Plan as it sets out polices, proposals and site allocations guiding future development.

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