Business Engagement and Support

We work in partnership with business groups, other business support organisations, Cornwall Chamber of Commerce, the Federation of Small Businesses and Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership as part of Better Business for All.

Regulations can be a minefield and be costly to implement. Businesses tell us that they need good access to information and support. Let us help you comply with the law to help you to save time, money, be competitive and grow. We have two leaflets available Getting it Right First Time and Helping you Through Regulations to assist businesses

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We deal with over 5000 business support enquiries each year relating to:

Over 90% of these are dealt with in 3 working days and we have a 95% satisfaction rate

We are here to help and provide you with tailored regulatory advice - for all stages of a business life cycle:-

  • start up
  • wishing to secure a business footprint in Cornwall
  • expansion and operation in other regions across the Country
  • diversification
  • exporting goods outside of Cornwall and the UK

There is a comprehensive range of business regulatory support services available to help and advise businesses to be more successful and compliant. We offer free signposting to all businesses but some products and services are chargeable at a cost recovery basis.

Here are just a few examples of our business success stories where "you said/you asked" and "we did".

We operate in accordance with the Regulators Code and aim to offer an efficient, courteous and efficient service.

You can get further fire safety or planning business support advice by accessing the these links or please visit the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership Business Pulse website 

Our office hours are 9am-5pm Monday to Friday.

Telephone 01208 893133

Email publicprotection@cornwall.gov.uk