The place to do business

Eastbourne and the Lewes District are great places to do business. Especially if you are looking for the perfect work life balance.


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Eastbourne is a popular seaside resort with tourists and filmmakers and businesses too.

The town has a strong sense of business community spirit helping businesses thrive.

For more information on Eastbourne visit Locate East Sussex's website- the county's commercial property and inward investment service, the Eastbourne unLtd Chamber of Commerce websiteand the VisitEastbourne website.

Lewes District

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The Lewes District lies on the coast with over half of the area in the South Downs National Park. As well as a vibrant rural economy, the area has five main trading towns:

Businesses locating to the Newhaven Enterprise Zone have access to additional benefits. These include the potential for relief on their business rates, simplified planning rules and dedicated support and advice. For more information visit the Newhaven Enterprise Zone website.         

For more information on the Lewes District visit Locate East Sussex’s websiteand the and the VisitLewes website.

Food and drink directory

Lewes District and Eastbourne Borough Councils have launched an online comprehensive directory to showcase the wide array of local food and drink businesses offering deliveries. Businesses are listed free of charge and the website has a "Suggest a business" facility to register details of a new outlet. For more information visit the website.