Business start-up advice

There are a number of organisations that offer a range of support for businesses who are starting upBelow is a list of websites for different organisations that can help provide information.

Enterprise South - Enterprise South is a not-for-profit organisation offering business support and advice across the South East. Visit the business support pages to find out more about their support services.

Company Bug - Company Bug is a hub of information for any prospective entrepreneurs to those looking to grow their business. The website features business guides, tax advice, business news and much more.

Enterprise M3 Growth Hub - The EM3 Growth Hub provides an expert advice service and resource network for new and existing businesses, including signposting to a range of business services, information on starting and growing your business and access to a Business Support Helpline. 

GOV.UK - offer start up information and advice on starting a business. Whether you're looking to set-up a business and write a business plan, or want to take the next step in employing staff for the first time, the GOV.UK website offers a host of useful information for small organisations. The website also provides information on tax, registering your business and detailed guidance on self-employment.

HM Revenue - HM Revenue offers information about what you need to consider when starting up a business.

Informi - Informi is an information website created by AAT. AAT is the UK's leading qualification and professional body for vocational accountants. Information ranges from starting your business and legal. 

Shell LiveWIRE - The Shell LiveWIRE programme offers free online business advice and funding to young entrepreneurs in the UK.

Startups - This website is the UK’s leading independent online resource for anyone starting and growing a business.