Help for businesses like yours when you need it.
Find support from the UK Government and other sources here.
Find out how to set up and register different types of businesses, employ people and explore funding.
Explore finance and funding options including government backed loans, funding for R&D projects, support from the British Business Bank and more.
Building on the success of the Help to Grow: Management Course, we are launching Help to Grow: Management Essentials in April 2024 – a free self-guided online course which will include bite-sized videos and online resources covering different business topics.
Making it easier to do business
We’re taking steps to remove barriers and make it easier to do business.
We recently announced some tax cuts to help businesses, including a business rates support package and changes to R&D tax reliefs.
Latest business news
15,000 Start Up Loans worth over £100 million have now been issued to young business founders aged 18-24.
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Support in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
If your business is based in Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland there may be different or additional help available.