Sustainable Business Support Hub

Welcome to the Sustainable Business Support Hub, supported by the West Midlands Combined Authority. There is a huge amount of support and funding available to help in your journey to becoming a more sustainable business. In 2018-19 alone we promoted over £800 million of accessible funding in this area.

Joining your local green business network can be a great way to rapidly share ideas, good practice and resources.

Scroll down to find out how SWM can help you, or simply click on your Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) area below to find out more about the support available in your area:

Black Country LEP

(Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall & Wolverhampton)

Coventry & Warwickshire LEP

Coventry, North Warwickshire, Nuneaton & Bedworth, Rugby, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwick & Warwickshire)

Greater Birmingham and Solihull LEP

(Birmingham, Bromsgrove, Cannock Chase, East Staffordshire, Lichfield, Redditch, Solihull, Tamworth & Wyre Forest)

Marches LEP

(Herefordshire, Shropshire & Telford & Wrekin)

Stoke & Staffordshire LEP

(Cannock Chase, East Staffordshire, Lichfield, Newcastle-under-Lyme, South Staffordshire, Stafford, Staffordshire, Staffordshire Moorlands, Stoke-on-Trent & Tamworth)

Worcestershire LEP

(Bromsgrove, Malvern Hills, Redditch, Worcester, Worcestershire, Wychavon, Wyre Forest)

SWM Support

SWM can support your business in the following ways:

Funding:

Each year we promote over £800 million funding accessible by organisations in the West Midlands. Sign up for our e-newsletter for a monthly update straight to your inbox.

Membership:

Joining SWM is a way of raising the profile of your organisation. Our members have access to strategic, practical and profile-raising benefits including an annual review, members only networking events, and a wide range of promotional opportunities.

Many of our members also provide products and services aimed at improving your sustainability. Our list of members is available here.

Networks:

SWM run many networks aimed at sharing good practice and learning from peers. They are free to join and will allow you to make useful connections with a wide range of other organisations.

Support:

SWM are independent and provide advice to organisations who want to improve their sustainability. We can help you plan for a more sustainable future bringing benefits to the economy, the environment and society. Our case studies provide examples of some of the support projects we have worked on.

Communications:

Our communications share details of funding, events, support and news to help your organisation become more sustainable. Sign up to our newsletter and follow us on Twitter to keep up to date.

This page is updated regularly. If you have any queries, or would like to list your support for business on this page, please contact us.