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Business support and advice

The information on these pages gives support and advice to new and existing businesses. There are also links to organisations that can help with a range of business issues.

Disclosure and barring checks

As a registered body we can now process DBS (CRB) checks on behalf of all organisations in the private, voluntary and public sector.

Business Advice

In formation on the support and advice Calderdale Council gives to help and develop all businesses within the area.

Business Growth Calderdale

Are you thinking about becoming self-employed or want to start a business? Business Growth Calderdale can provide you with advice, help and answer any questions that you may have.

Calderdale: A great place for enterprise.

What the Council is doing to help Calderdale, situated in the heart of Pennine Yorkshire, continue to grow a culture of enterprise.

Employing 16-18 year olds

The Government changed the law so that from summer 2013 all young people have a duty to participate in education or training until the end of the academic year in which they turn 18.

Fairtrade Towns

Halifax and Hebden Bridge are among over 600 towns in the UK to hold Fairtrade Town status.

Human resource (HR) services

Details of human resource (HR) services from Calderdale Council.

Sustainable development

Calderdale Council is involved in various initiatives to help businesses with energy efficiency.