The business is currently based in the county of Norfolk,
although it could be relocated virtually anywhere in East Anglia.
The leased office premises are in a rural village location.
Reason for Sale
The vendors wish to pursue other interests.
Established 8 years ago, the vendors have grown the business with guidance from a business consultant and a healthy number of referrals and repeat custom. A new website and online social media channels have been introduced.
The business offers a full range of professional consultancy and advisory ecology services for the following environmental elements:
Phase 1 and 2 Habitat Assessments
Protected Species Surveys
Ecological Impact Assessment
European protected species licensing
Major habitat restoration projects
Average of 42 active customers per annum throughout East Anglia for the last 4 years, including:
Large scale residential developers
Social housing associations
Churches and historic buildings
The vendors have a database of around 250 prospects to approach.
The vendors are willing to discuss & agree a suitable handover period with the buyer.
The two vendors both work full time in the business
They are very ably supported by one full time, permanent senior member of staff
There is one other office based staff member, who is on a fixed term contract that expires in December 2016
Away from the office, there is a dedicated team of field ecologists and professional associates, who are sub contracted as required, of whom 3 are specialists and 4 who conduct surveys at short notice
Annual accounts for 2015 and 2016 will be provided once an NDA has been completed and signed and the vendors have confirmed this with the agent.
Cutting edge technology
High standards maintained
Members of CIEEM
Referrals & recommendations
The business has an extensive collection of up to date equipment appropriate for the ecology services offered. There is one unwritten van, which is available if the new owner wishes to buy it.
None of the fixtures and fittings have been checked or tested by Advent Business Sales Ltd and a potential purchaser should make their own checks regarding existence and condition.
The terms of the current lease can be made available to an interested party, subject to completing and signing an NDA.
EPC - Exempt
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Viewing is essential to fully appreciate this business
and strictly by appointment only through the agents. N/B: All
Negotiations must be conducted through Advent Business Sales. These
details do not constitute part of an offer or contract and properties
are offered subject to being sold, let or withdrawn without notice at
any time and without liability for any expenses incurred by applicants.
All statements and descriptions are made without responsibility or
warranty by us, vendors or lessors. Intending purchasers must check for
themselves (Misrepresentation Act 1967).