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Business continuity

Any incident can cause disruption to your business.

Business continuity planning is the process of understanding and preparing for the risks facing the everyday running of your business or organisation. With a business continuity plan, you will be better able to foresee problems and guard against them developing into serious disruptions.

Visit the Sussex Resilience Forum's website for support and advice on preparing for an emergency.

Business planning

The following organisations can also help you and at no cost develop or adapt a business plan:

Business East Sussex website - Business East Sussex provides free and impartial government funded business support across the county of East Sussex. The specialist team at Business East Sussex can help you identify your business needs and find relevant programmes or funding schemes.

Eastbourne and District Enterprise Agency Ltd (Edeal) website - Funded by Lewes District and Eastbourne Borough Councils, Edeal offers free confidential and impartial business advice and counselling for start-ups and established businesses.