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Welcome to Business South


Business South is your Southern business association.

We champion the interests of Southern business, ensuring your voice is represented locally, regionally and nationally. We are proud to provide a wide range of services, support, training and networking opportunities for businesses of all sizes, at all stages of the business lifecycle.

Let's Make It Easy

of businesses believe there is a clear vision and aspiration for their region that is well articulated and understood.

of businesses believe their region is focusing on the right kinds of projects and initiatives to ensure a vibrant and sustainable business community.

of businesses are clear what their region will be known for in 10 years' time.

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Business Health Check

Fine-tune your business with this quick and easy online and FREE assessment.

How healthy is your business?
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Phone App

Its been a long time in the making, we are delighted to announce our Members-Only Discount App!

Members App
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Our Calendar

Keep in the loop with What's On in the South

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2degrees joins as Enterprise Partner

We are thrilled to announce that 2degrees has teamed up with Business South as an enterprise partner, bringing a great offer exclusively to our members.

2degrees joins as an Enterprise Partner

Who are you?

At Business South, we support a wide array of organisations, people and communities.

Who are you?

At Business South, we support a wide array of organisations, people and communities.


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Part of a wider community

Stronger Together

When you join Business South, you also become part of an expansive national business network with expertise in all areas of business.

As a collective, our voices are amplified. We engage directly with decision-makers, meeting regularly with the Prime Minister, Government Ministers, MPs and other officials to champion your interests and to stay ahead of developments that affect business.

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