You have a new business idea and want to progress this further but aren’t sure what steps should be taken. We can point you in the right direction of where to get help with essential research and turn your idea into a business. The Growth Hub can help you write your business plan, give guidance on what business structure you should adopt. Negotiate your way around the complexity of registering your business with HMRC and companies house and how to find an accountant. Find help with developing you sales and marketing Strategies. Help is available for developing your online business and social media platforms. The ultimate guide to basic business accounting from Sage Advice gives detailed advice on how to manage your money.The Enterprise Allowance can provide money and support to help you start your own business if you’re getting certain benefits. There is lots of helpful advice for recruiting and hiring staff. Discover how a business mentor can help you start your business. Find free legal advice for trading standards. We also have a mine of information in our Knowledge Centre. The new Government Business Forum provides extensive support for people who are starting out in business. If you are looking for funding for your business our Finance pages can help.
Use the Start up loan calculator to see what your repayments would be.
Download this Start-Up-Loans-Essential-Guide-to-Starting-a-Business
Below you will find a selection of both Humber and national organisations that will help with starting a business.
There are 28 organisations within Start up.
|Humber Local Enterprise Partnership||FUNDING & SUPPORT for Business through Business loan fund and Growing the Humber||01482 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Humber LEP Growth Hub||SUPPORT - Offers free business support from pre startups to established businesses||01482 email@example.com|
|Business Enterprise Fund||FUNDING - social enterprise, set up to provide loans to SME businesses who are unable to raise finance from mainstream lenders.||0800 080 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Innovate UK||FUNDING & SUPPORT to find and drive the science and technology innovations||01793 email@example.com|
|SIRIUS||FUNDING & SUPPORT a free source of business advice, support and funding for businesses of all stages or firstname.lastname@example.org|
|The Key Fund||FUNDING - Investing in Social Enterprises||0845 140 email@example.com|
|Transmit Start-Ups||FUNDING & SUPPORT - provides finance, support and mentoring to new and existing entrepreneurs||0191 490 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Virgin Start Up||FUNDING - Virgin StartUp helps entrepreneurs get email@example.com|
|Business Is Great Britain||SUPPORT - Business Resources tools to help start new ventures, and grow your business.||0300 456 3565|
|East Riding of Yorkshire Council||SUPPORT - Business Support for the East Riding of Yorkshire||01482 393939|
|Hull City Council||SUPPORT - Business support for the Hull area||01482 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|North East Lincolnshire Council||SUPPORT - Advice for local businesses and organisations looking to relocate to the area.||01472 email@example.com|
|North Lincolnshire Council||FUNDING & SUPPORT - Advice for local businesess and companies looking to locate to the area||01724 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|University of Hull||FUNDING & SUPPORT - A range of business support to start-ups and established businesses||(0)1482 email@example.com|
|University of Lincoln||FDUNDING & Support - The Business Support department operating the Growth on Growth fund||01522 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Barclays Bank||SUPPORT - Helping the next business generation achieve their ambitions||01482 332565|
|Chapter 3 Networking and Business Club||SUPPORT - inspiring mature individuals to take the next step towards an exciting and fulfilling email@example.com|
|E-Factor Group Ltd||SUPPORT - providing real support to small and medium businesses||01472 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Enterprise Nation||SUPPORT - Resource for Business startups and established business||020 3871 email@example.com|
|Enterprising Women||SUPPORT - Help business women achieve the success they want, by empowering and supporting them||08000 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Hull and Humber Chamber Commerce||SUPPORT - Strengthen the local economy by supporting our members in their business endeavours||01482 324976 / 01472 email@example.com|
|Hull Library - Business & IP Centre||SUPPORT - for entrepreneurs and innovators to launch and grow a business||01482 223 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|ICAEW||SUPPORT - advice for owner-run businesses, SMEs and new business email@example.com|
|Mentors Me||SUPPORT - Online gateway for any enterprises looking for mentoring services.|
|Start Ups||SUPPORT - online resource for anyone starting and growing a firstname.lastname@example.org|
|The Prince's Trust||FUNDING & SUPPORT - Training, Funding for 16 to 30 year-olds who are unemployed||01482 211368||Gren.Clark@princes-trust.org.uk|
|UnLtd||FUNDING & SUPPORT - for social enterprise and social entrepreneurs||0845 850 1122|
|Digital Business Academy||TRAINING - Business Skills needed for running a Digital Businessemail@example.com|