Starting a
business?

We offer funded business advice
to new and existing businesses.

Colbea is a not for profit
organisation dedicated to
supporting businesses.

Colbea delivers over 1,000 training and advice sessions every
year, so it’s fair to say that we know what we’re talking about.

Colbea is a not for profit
organisation dedicated to
supporting businesses.

Colbea delivers over 1,000 training and advice sessions every
year, so it’s fair to say that we know what we’re talking about.

Business Advice

 

Book a fully funded advice session
with an experienced and accredited
Colbea Business Advisor.

 

 

 

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Business Training

 

We provide a variety of training
courses and workshops designed to
help you through the stages of your
business journey.

 

 

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Office Space

 

Our fully serviced office buildings
are “the perfect environment to
start a new business.”

 

 

 

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Virtual Tenancy

 

Flexible virtual tenancy options to
help you find the level of support you
need at a price you can afford.

 

 

 

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Business Networking

 

Share ideas and promote your
business by joining a network of
like-minded businesses from the
region.

 

 

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Room Hire

 

Meeting and training rooms are
available for hire at competitive
rates at both of our Colchester
office locations.

 

 

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What do you need?

Colbea provides the space for you to work, learn and grow.
Access the advice, training and support your business needs.

I need a

business office

 

A space to work

I need

business training

 

A space to learn

I need

business advice

 

A space to grow

Businesses operating from Colbea Centres

Women per year attending Colbea's In The Market for Success programme

Dedicated sponsors‎‎ ‎supporting the delivery of our vision

Advice and training sessions delivered each year by our experienced advisors

What our tenants say...

"Everything about the Colchester Business Centre was right for my business."

 

Karelia Network Solutions

"I would highly recommend Colbea's offices and business advice service to anyone who wants to start out in business."

 

Construct Chemicals Marketing Ltd.

"It's so rare to find support services that are so consistent, so professional and so in tune with the needs of their customers. What better way to start and build your company with all those support services around you!"

 

Ginger Nut Training

"If you're a business starting out then you have nothing to lose by contacting Colbea. Whether it's free advice, office space or simple support you're looking for then reach out - they can only benefit your business."

 

Lighthouse Personnel

"I would recommend Colbea to anyone who is in the process of starting up a business and also those who need some guidance on the business they already have."

 

Thrive Safe

We're here to help and provide your business
with the space it needs to work, learn & grow.