The Cost of living crisis and the cost of doing business Help and advice for businesses with the cost of living crisis and the cost of doing business. Business and IP Centre (BIPC) Local Waltham Forest Council have invested in a new free enterprise hub to benefit businesses at any stage of their development. Business advice Advice, programmes and initiatives to support your business. Workspaces, studios and desk spaces List of companies providing flexible workspace and desk space for micro businesses and self-employed. Doing business with the council How the council awards contracts to services and suppliers. Council recruitment service Support recruiting local talent through our Job Brokerage Service. Local business networks Information on Waltham Forest Connected, local networks and forums Waltham Forest Connected Business Directory Helping to bring businesses, the voluntary sector, and community groups in Waltham Forest together. Choose Local: Support Everyone Choose Local to support local businesses - a big part of our communities. ZED Waltham Forest ZED Waltham Forest is the borough’s own zero emission delivery service Customer Confidence Scheme The Customer Confidence Scheme is to reassure residents that our local businesses are maintaining Covid secure measures. Creative Enterprise Zone Creatives Enterprise Zones are a Mayoral initiative to enable artists and creative business to access permanent affordable workspaces and support to grow. Business Support Team: case studies Support we (Business team) have given to businesses across the borough.