Type of support
Business stage
Number of employees
  • Access to finance advice - North West England

    Access to finance NW is a scheme for businesses in north-west England who need help raising finance for growth

  • Advanced Manufacturing Supply Chain Initiative - West Midlands and Liverpool

    Loan and grant fund to support automotive and aerospace projects in the West Midlands and Liverpool

  • Advice and training for co-operatives - Wales

    Training and advice to encourage the establishment of co-operatives

  • Advice for new and existing businesses - Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire

    Advice and support for businesses in southern England

  • Advice for start-ups - Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire

    Business advice and support if for starting businesses

  • Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (Acas) - UK

    Advice on good practice in employment and employment relations

  • Agri-food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI) - Northern Ireland

    Specialist advice and training for problem solving and service provision in agriculture, animal health, food, environment and biosciences in Northern Ireland

  • ApprenticeshipsNI - Northern Ireland

    Helps businesses employ apprentices by providing them with training opportunities

  • Ards Business Centre - Northern Ireland

    Business support, training and advisory services for the Ards Borough Area

  • Armagh Business Centre - Armagh city and district council

    Armagh Business Centre offers tailored support for businesses in Nothern Ireland

  • ART Business Loans - West Midlands

    Loans for new and existing small businesses to create and safeguard jobs in the West Midlands

  • Arts council funding programmes - Northern Ireland

    Grants for programming costs, organising and running arts programmes in Nothern Ireland

  • Arts Council funding programmes - Wales

    Funding for creative organisations and projects in Wales

  • Asbestos Advisory Service - Northern Ireland

    Information and guidance on working in environment with asbestos

  • Ask advice programme - Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Councils

    Specialist advice for small businesses based in Northern Ireland

  • Automotive diagnostic testing training - Wales

    Training of motor mechanics in electronic diagnosis of faults

  • Barking Enterprise Centre - London

    Free support, help with finance and low-cost flexible workspace for new and existing small or medium businesses in Barking and Dagenham

  • BCRS Business Loans - West Midlands

    Loans to help small and medium-sized businesses develop and grow

  • Beef and Sheep Development Programme - Wales

    Support for beef and sheep farmers in Wales

  • Better Broadband Subsidy Scheme - UK

    Subsidised broadband installation for businesses that cannot access an affordable broadband service with a speed of at least 2MB per second.

  • Better Business Finance

    Provides UK businesses with free, quick and easy access to a directory of approved finance suppliers

  • Big Issue Invest - UK

    Big Issue Invest helps social enterprises and charities by providing loans and investments.

  • Boost Business - Lancashire

    Advice and support for businesses across Lancashire: including coaching, mentoring, skills training, funding and start-up support

  • Broadband Connection Voucher Scheme - Cardiff and Swansea

    Business grants to install high speed broadband connections directly to a premises in Cardiff and Swansea

  • Broadband Support Scheme - Wales

    Funding for the installation of broadband to areas in Wales where existing providers don't provide a service

  • Building Enhancement Programme - Swansea

    Grants to help Swansea City centre businesses improve their shopfronts or building facades

  • Business advice - Oxfordshire

    Free one to one advice for pre-start and new businesses based in the South East of England

  • Business advice and masterclasses - East of England

    Advice, workshops, loans and innovation grant services for start-up and trading businesses in Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk

  • Business advice and support - South East England

    Free advice, planning and on-going support for business start-ups in south-east England

  • Business advice service - Newport

    Advice on topics like licensing, finances, recruitment and development for new and established businesses based in Wales

  • Business advice, training and support services - North Somerset

    Information, advice, training and support for businesses based in North Somerset

  • Business advisers and start-up services - Colchester

    Start-up advice and support for businesses in Colchester

  • Business and Intellectual Property Centre - British Library London

    Advice, databases publications and workshops for business owners, innovators and entrepreneurs who want to grow

  • Business and social enterprise support - Northern Ireland

    Larne Enterprise Development Company provides several programmes for business support and social enterprise support in Nothern Ireland

  • Business Assist - Midlands

    One-to-one advisory sessions and specialised workshops available for businesses in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Greater Lincolnshire

  • Business Cash Advance - UK

    Alternative financing for UK small business owners

  • Business centres - East Riding of Yorkshire

    One-to-one and online business advice from 6 business centres on starting, growing or relocating your business in East Riding

  • Business Compass Start Up programme - Tees Valley

    Business planning, sales, marketing and social media workshops and advice for people in Tees Valley thinking of starting a business

  • Business Continuity Forum - Manchester

    Increases awareness of business continuity management in Manchester's business and voluntary sector

  • Business Development Grant - Caerphilly

    Start-up and development grants for businesses in Wales

  • Business Development Grant Scheme – Scarborough Borough

    Grants to help established small and medium-sized businesses in North Yorkshire to grow

  • Business Energy Efficiency Programme - West Midlands

    Offers energy reviews and grants to local businesses to help them manage and reduce energy costs

  • Business Enterprise fund - North East England

    Financial support for small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) in Yorkshire and the North East

  • Business Finance Solutions - North West England

    Funds for small or medium-sized businesses based in Greater Manchester for start-up loans, growth, exporting and access to raise equity investment

  • Business Grant Fund - St Helens

    Grants for established and start-up business based in Merseyside to grow, expand and create new jobs

  • Business Grants - Greater Cambridge and Greater Peterborough

    Grants of between £2,000 and £20,000 to support capital investment projects in the East of England

  • Business growth - Calderdale

    Supports West Yorkshire businesses that are aspiring to grow, become more competitive or develop new products and services

  • Business Growth Fund (LBGF) - Lancashire

    Capital grants and international trade expertise for businesses with the potential for economic growth in Lancashire

  • Business Growth Grant Scheme - Mansfield

    Grant of up to £5,000 for established businesses based in North Yorkshire who can produce a growth plan leading to job creation

  • Business Growth Hub and Rural Growth Network - Cumbria

    Advice and training for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Cumbria