Business Services


South Tyneside offers:

  • A range of quality accommodation, with rents just 15% the price of office space in London
  • A youthful skilled workforce progressing strongly through apprenticeships in all aspects of business and customer service
  • Opportunities for relocating shared services facilities to a more cost effective location in the UK

Businesses that choose the North East form part of a connected, collaborative business community. Professional networking events in the region the coveted North East Contact Centre Awards, where 145 of the area's call centres come together to showcase their achievements.

BT South Tyneside chose South Shields as the location to base their back-office services operations. They reside in purpose-built office accommodation on the Riverside, close to the town centre and local transport networks.

In close proximity to South Tyneside are giants such as Hewlett Packard, Virgin Money, Barclays and Santander, Sage plc and KPMG to name but a few.