Link to the West Cheshire Business Support Programme page with more information about the activities and application process

UPDATE 14/01/22:

Omicron Hospitality and Leisure Grants

Financial support grants for hospitality, leisure and accommodation businesses affected by the Omicron variant are now available. This scheme is only open to businesses in the Hospitality and Leisure sectors who also have a rateable value on their business premises. 

Omicron Additional Restrictions Grant

Applications from eligible businesses in Cheshire West and Chester to access Omicron Additional Restrictions Grant funding are now open. The scheme aims to support businesses who are not eligible for support through the Government's Omicron Hospitality and Leisure Grant Scheme or Restart Grant scheme.

Eligibility criteria and grant application forms for both schemes can be found by clicking here 


Welcome to Cheshire West and Chester Council

Let's Talk Business

Visit the Support area for more information.

Visit the About the Area page to learn more about West Cheshire, our businesses and our partners.

Click on the map above to find some key facts and figures about the Cheshire West area.

Learn more about some of the key partners we work with to create an environment to support businesses to start-up, thrive and grow. 

Our joint ambition is to:

  • Encourage new start-up activity
  • Reduce the barriers to growth
  • Secure new inward investment
  • Support residents into jobs; ensure they have the right skills
Map of UK and Cheshire West area

Register for the online Business Directory

If you are a Cheshire West business we would like to encourage you to register your interest; in the near future those that have will have access to their own password protected dashboard area where they can create their own profile, appear in our online Business Directory, promote business opportunities and good news stories.  In the meantime everyone who has registered will receive our weekly newsletter with the latest local business support information.