Welcome to Derwentside Enterprise Agency Community Interest Company (DEA C.I.C).  DEA is an independent, not for profit organisation whose aim is to increase the economic prosperity of the Derwentside area by the encouragement of enterprise.

Our aim is to support anyone starting a business, already in business or considering moving a business into Derwentside.  Either directly, with services we can deliver in-house, or by sign-posting you to the most appropriate source of support for your particular needs.