Great Yarmouth makes great business sense
We want to make doing business in Great Yarmouth easy for you, your clients and colleagues.
Divided into sections, this website has all the information you need to do business here, whether you're looking for local businesses in your supply chain, researching information about industry sectors or searching for property or land where you could set up or grow your business.
Business Excellence in Great Yarmouth
Great Yarmouth is firmly in the centre of the European shipping and off-shore energy industries.
The town boasts world-class knowledge in the offshore industry, with ship-building and repair expertise, a 24-hour accessible port with deep-water outer harbour, considerable diving and surveying experience and is firmly in the centre of the growing offshore wind industry.
Great Yarmouth has developed a highly skilled energy marine supply chain which is innovative, adaptable and in demand across the world. As the search for sustainable renewable energy continues, Great Yarmouth continues to be at the fore of many energy projects off the East Anglian coast line from oil and gas to wind energy, ensuring a buoyant future for Great Yarmouth's marine energy sector, supported by a range of engineering, electronics and other service companies.
Given it's location, the port of Great Yarmouth has operated for nearly 1000 years on the European stage, serving fishing, shipbuilding, timber, agriculture and offshore industries. Its central 24/7 facilities have served gas platforms in the Southern North Sea for more than 50 years. Great Britain's first off-shore wind farm, installed at Scroby Sands, started to supply the National Grid with power in 2005. The iconic turbines are easily visible from beaches up and down the borough of Great Yarmouth.
As a designated Enterprise Zone with assisted area status, space on industrial parks in and around Great Yarmouth is available where businesses can set up, grow and extend, with particular focus on energy businesses and companies which need direct access to the sea with via the river port or the outer harbour.
If you're coming to Great Yarmouth on business or looking for accommodation for your clients, you can also choose graded accommodation, consider corporate entertainment or restaurant options or look for a meeting room or conference venue.
Welcome to Great Yarmouth, great for business.