8,495 companies formed

UK  805,141 companies formed in the UK in total View national statistics

Bedfordshire sees exciting growth in new company incorporations during 2022.

With 8,495 new companies being formed in Bedfordshire during 2022 the county boasts a growth rate of 5.7%, notably above the 4.6% shown across the UK as a whole which equates to an impressive 5 year growth rate of 29.96% – also above the UK average.

It was not all good news however – the UK saw a 4.7% drop on businesses closing, whereas Bedfordshire actually saw an increase of 1.9% at 5,785. Not a catastrophic figure by any means and with Bedfordshire rising 6 spots on the formation activity by county league table, it is clear that the county can be considered a favourable location to open a new business.

If you want to register a company in Bedfordshire you’ll find our simple company registration service helpful.