Mid and East Antrim business support



Mid and East Antrim Borough Council is located in the north east of Northern Ireland. The area has modern road and rail infrastructure, a major port, close access to international airports, and has direct links to Belfast, which makes it attractive for new or growing businesses.

The main urban centres in the council area are:

  • Ballymena
  • Carrickfergus
  • Larne
  • Whitehead

This guide is for businesses who are thinking about starting up or expanding in the Mid and East Antrim Borough Council area. It includes an economic profile of the area and details of business advice and support.

Free business start-up support

Access free start-up business support from Mid and East Antrim Borough Council. They will organise one-to-one mentoring sessions with your local business adviser and provide tailored guidance to develop your business plan.

Complete a short enquiry form or call 0800 027 0639 to register for this free advice and guidance.

  • Start a business Helpline
    0800 027 0639