Here are some useful links and resources which give a lot of useful advice and information to start-up businesses and SME’s:
Start up loans: How to apply for a Start Up Loan | Start Up Loans
How to register a food business: https://www.food.gov.uk/business-guidance/register-a-food-business Registering a food business
For advice on setting up a Ltd Company or C.I.C. https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/companies-house
Health & Safety information including information on: writing a policy, appointing a competent person, reporting of accidents and illness, as well as risk assessments. https://www.hse.gov.uk/guidance/index.htm
Information Commissioners Office including useful information about trading online and understanding what you can and cannot do with data. https://ico.org.uk/
Information on the Recovery Loan Scheme – A new loan scheme to support access to finance for UK business as they grow and recover from the disruption of the COVID-19 pandemic. https://www.gov.uk/guidance/recovery-loan-scheme
Start Up Donut provides a lot of detailed information for start-up businesses and SME’s https://www.startupdonut.co.uk/
Information on Small Business Rate Relief https://www.torbay.gov.uk/business/business-rates/business-rate-reductions/small-business-rate-relief/
Here are some additional links for finding financial support for your business:
Other ways we can help SMEs
Starting a Business
We are committed to helping new businesses get off the ground by providing impartial advice and guidance you can trust.
Growing Your Business
If you’re thinking about growing your business we can help you reach the next level.
Find a Workspace
We manage a diverse portfolio of workspaces, including offices and light industrial units. Find commercial property using our search.