Located in the heart of Essex, Brentwood is an attractive location for business, combining a high quality environment with close proximity to London and has a well qualified workforce.
It has a diverse economy providing just under 40,000 jobs, a thriving entrepreneurial culture, with above average rates of business start-ups, and is home to the headquarters and regional offices of major national firms such as BT, IFDS, Ford, LV, Countryside Properties, Canon, McColls.
The borough has excellent connectivity through rail and road connections including links with the M25 and A12 and fast rail links with London and East Anglia which will improve further with the arrival of Crossrail. The airports of Stansted, City, Southend, Heathrow and Gatwick are a 30 minute drive away. The Dartford Tunnel and Tilbury Docks are also within easy rich and Harwich and Felixstowe are 90 minutes drive.
With a good mix of shops, schools, businesses and recreational facilities; the town centres of Brentwood, Shenfield and Ingatestone, and being surrounded by open countryside, the borough of Brentwood has a superior locational advantage attractive to businesses and residents.
Have Your Say
If you are a business based anywhere in Brentwood and would like to be kept up to date with the Council's business support activities and become more involved in strengthening your local community, please let us know.
We will consult you on key local decisions, include your feedback in planning the way forward for the local economy and put you in touch with organisations who can help and support your business.
To get involved, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please state your name, your business name and address and contact details (telephone, email, website address).