E-zone is a business start-up advice and support organisation set-up in 1998 to promote self-employment in Dundee. It is aimed at clients who may require a greater degree of practical input necessary to achieve a successful outcome. In particular E-zone focuses on potential entrepreneurs who may lack necessary skills, direction or resources to readily engage in setting up enterprises. Working with partner organisations, E-zone aims to remove barriers to enterprise by offering better access to business support services including improved access to business planning, business advice, support and finance.
E-zone offers a discretionary grant award subject to terms and conditions. Amongst qualifying criteria for E-zone support are that the prospective candidate must be residing within Dundee City postcode boundaries and the proposed business to be based or registered in Dundee.