11,843 companies formed

UK  586,784 companies formed in the UK in total  View national statistics

Surrey again stands out as a great place to do business

2014 was a record year for company formations in Surrey, with every district of the county contributing at least 500 new companies. Leading the way was Elmbridge with 1,591 new formations, followed by 1,392 in Reigate and Banstead, 1,334 in Guildford and 1,330 in Waverley.

With a total of nearly 90,000 companies in the county, Surrey is the 7th largest home for incorporated businesses in the UK.

Our infographic analyses the performance of Surrey and compares it with other counties.