Birmingham City Council

Telephone Number: 0121 303 1119



Birmingham City Council’s Business Development & Innovation (BDI) Team is part of the Birmingham Business Hub which brings together key strategic organisations from across the City to form a "one stop shop” for businesses.

Tasked with improving the economic prosperity of the City, the team is based in Baskerville House, and located in the heart of the City Centre.  The Hub houses the following partnership organisations:

Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership (GBSLEP)
Marketing Birmingham
Finance Birmingham
The Business Development & Innovation Team

With a £93m portfolio of business support programmes funded by the European Regional Development Fund and the Regional Growth Fund, the  team has a track record of delivering successful business support programmes, creating and safeguarding more than 6,300 jobs since 2012.

We are currently in the process of applying for further European funding to run a new programme called the Business Growth Programme. This will offer 4 different grant projects; High Speed 2, Green Bridge, Business Development  and Business Innovation. An email address has been set up allowing businesses to note their interest; that address is

Additional Contact Details

BDI Contact:   Suzanne Dottin-Payne
Telephone:  (0121) 303 3150

Related Business Support Programmes

Type: Funding
Sector: All
Area: East Staffordshire
Type: Grant Funding
Sector: Manufacturing
Area: East Staffordshire
Type: Funding
Sector: All
Area: East Staffordshire

Related Events

Grants and Support for Energy Efficiency

Grants and Support for Energy Efficiency

Thursday 10th November
09:15 - 13:00

3 funds available to businesses, explained in 1 event. Also hear from ESP about understanding energy use and identifying energy efficiency measures.