Turn your business start up dream into reality

An important part of developing our local Torfaen economy and people is supporting enterprise and new business start ups. Whether it's facilitating your ideas, providing support for young budding entrepreneurs or our commitment to helping you develop your existing business, we are here to help you.

We can  provide  free, confidential advice to anyone looking to set up a business or enterprise in the borough.

For anyone looking to trial, establish or expand their retail business, then take a look at the great opportunities at Pontypool Markets, including the  Victorian Market Hall that has received over £2m of investment in the last few years and is now home to the thriving Indoor Market.

Discover more about Hyb2 and the  support available for new start ups (and existing) businesses operating in the Foundational Economy in Torfaen 

And why not find out about local business networking opportunities available and discover the benefits of being a member of the borough's thriving Business Club. New businesses and existing businesses welcome!

TED is the owner of the following TED talk video. TED.com is a non profit organisation devoted to spreading ideas.

Bill Gross has founded a lot of startups, and incubated many others — he got curious about why some succeeded and others failed. So he gathered data from hundreds of companies, his own and other people's, and ranked each company on five key factors. He found one factor that stands out from the others - and surprised even him.


Pontypool Indoor Market Sign