START-UP BUSINESS SUPPORT

START-UP BUSINESS SUPPORT

Starting a business can be a challenge, but Surrey Heath is a place where Start-Ups perform well. We’ve gathered some support resources to help you, so whether you’re starting online or in a physical space this checklist will help you on your path to reaching your business goals.

Surrey Heath Borough Council’s Economic Development team also provide signposting, general support and business improvement advice to pre-starts, start-ups, and existing businesses to help them start and grow so if you have a borough-specific question or need more help please do contact us.

Business advice

KICKOFF IN BUSINESS

Kick Off in Business is a free, nationwide, field based business start-up support service available to everyone. Providing people with straight forward, easy to understand information on how to start up their own business.

ONE TO ONE SUPPORT

Subsidised one to one support for start-ups, existing businesses and those facing redundancy is offered to all businesses and residents of Surrey Heath provided by our partners Enterprise South

BUSINESS HELPLINE

The UK Business Support Helpline offers advice and guidance to new and existing businesses. It has information on national and local schemes, grants and loans to help businesses start and grow.

START-UP RESOURCES

NATWEST BUSINESS BUILDER

Free Training To Launch Your Business. You Don’t Even Have To Be A NatWest Customer. A Digital Learning Platform Designed To Help You Take Your Business Further, Faster.

10 STEPS TO STARTING YOUR SMALL BUSINESS

Taking you through each of the key stages of the start-up process – from evaluating your business idea and choosing a company name through to designing your business cards, developing a website and, finally, getting ready to launch.

LINKEDIN BUSINESS

Explore a wide range of business skills from project management and negotiation to leadership skills and online marketing strategy. Our professional development tutorials can help you learn.

GOOGLE FOR STARTUPS

Looking to get your new start-up off the ground? Startup with Google is here with helpful tools and best practices to point you in the right direction.

AMAZON SMALL BUSINESS ACCELERATOR

The Amazon Small Business Accelerator is a package of support to assist start-ups and SMEs.

INSPIRING ENTERPRISE

At Inspiring Enterprise, we’re passionate about helping people progress from being out of work into self-employment, training or help them find a job.