What is there for businesses in the Scottish Borders?
As befits one of Scotland’s most enterprising areas, the Scottish Borders is an ideal location for new or expanding businesses:
- High quality industrial and office accomodation
- Prime development land
- Cost effective location - in terms of properties cost (on average prices are one third of the UK average) and competitive salaries
- Companies relocating to the Scottish Borders have identified significant savings on overall operating costs.
Financial and Practical Support
Businesses locating in the Scottish Borders can obtain a range of financial and/or practical support from a number of local agencies, including:
- Scottish Enterprise
- Scottish Borders Council
- Business Gateway
Both agencies have leveraged substantial investment in quality business infrastructure throughout the region, from new purpose-built pavilions to impressively restored mill buildings. Companies of any size, from start-ups to established businesses looking to expand, can be confident of finding premises exactly right for their current and future needs.