Access business support in Tees Valley.



SME CofE aims to be the leading Small to Medium Enterprise (SME) Support Hub. A truly collaborative and ethical approach that will provide a one stop High quality centre of excellence for All support needs, helping SMEs to start, survive and thrive.



To bring together credible enterprise support and service delivery partners with the single goal of providing the right support, at the right time, for the right price for all SMEs to grow.


The SME Centre of Excellence offers various services depending on your business needs. Whilst our team takes care of those services for you, we also want you to get involved by attending our surgeries, workshops and seminars which cover numerous business topics across the board for everyone from start-ups to established businesses.

Virtual & Physical Offices

We offer serviced accommodation, hot desking, virtual offices and co-working to act as your credible address with mail and phone handling services. We also have meeting, function, and boardroom facilities.

Virtual Office

Our virtual office service will help you set up an official business address for your company.

Physical Office

Various office spaces to suit different needs are available to hire.


Our comprehensive affordable service’s offer provides you with all of your back office support, allowing you to get on with growing your business. Pick and mix your support packages to suit your needs.


  • Payroll for up to 10 employees
  • Quarterly VAT returns
  • Annual Accounts
  • Compliance Check and Annual Statements
  • Access to Accountancy Helpline

Digital Marketing

  • Facebook set up, 7 posts per week
  • Twitter set up, 7 tweets per week
  • LinkedIn set up, 1 update per week
  • Instagram set up, 7 posts per week
  • Analytics Report


  • Employment Contracts/Terms & Conditions
  • Employee Handbook
  • 1 Hour Face to Face HR Advice
  • Full HR Audit and Regular Updates to ensure compliance
  • Access to HR Helpline


  • Standard Terms & Conditions
  • Sales Contracts
  • 1 Hour Face to Face Legal Advice
  • Review of Contracts/Terms & Conditions
  • Access to Legal Helpline


  • Domain Registration
  • Annual Hosting and 10 email accounts
  • 5 page website
  • Social Media Integration
  • Website Optimised/Updated Monthly

Each above package starts at £100 +VAT pay as you go per month and is scalable to the needs of the business. 

Minimum package term is 12 months. We guarantee to provide the right ethical support, at the right time and price.

Other Services

Other services on offer include:

  • Company Incorporation/Registration
  • GDPR Compliance
  • Business Planning
  •  Investment and Fundraising
  • Investor Packs
  • Insurance
  • Utilities
  • Finance Provision
  • Research & Development Claims
  • Business Review
  • Non-Executive Directors
  • Business Development Specialists
  • Sales Support
  • Internationalisation
  • Digital Review and Support
  • Office Supplies
  • Registered virtual office
  • Physical office

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