Invest in South Lakeland is South Lakeland District Council’s economic development service, helping drive investment and encourage economic growth in the area.

We are a dedicated team providing advice and support to local businesses, while also inspiring new businesses to start up and relocate to South Lakeland. Our award-winning website has been developed as a dedicated online resource for business, offering:

• Commercial Property Search

• Finance Finder

• Business Support

• Lifestyle Information

• Local Business Directory

• Business News and Events

• E-Newsletters

We also work on projects with partners to deliver regeneration schemes and work closely with the Council’s Planning Strategy teams to help businesses and developers deliver quality, high-value schemes across the District.

Talk to a member of our Invest in South Lakeland Team about your business development plans on 01539 793280 or email  

To find out more, simply visit