The government is working to create the right conditions for companies to thrive and make it easier for people to start successful new businesses.

Announcements

Consultations

  1. Small Business Commissioner: process for handling complaints

    • Consultation outcome
  2. Reforming the Employment Tribunal system

    • Consultation outcome
  3. Unlocking the potential of Primary Authority

    • Open consultation

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Publications

  1. IPO events calendar

    • Promotional material
  2. Trade mark disputes: unpaid costs orders

    • Decision
  3. Trade marks and designs: hearing diaries

    • Notice

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Statistics

  1. Cancer incidence in Wales: 2015

    • Official Statistics
  2. Northern Ireland Broad Economy Sales & Exports Statistics 2015

    • Official Statistics
  3. UK House Price Index England: December 2016

    • Official Statistics

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Detailed guides

  1. Marine and freshwater environment research services

    What research and consultancy services Cefas provides, what legislation you need to comply with, and how to meet those requirements. Read more

  2. Shellfisheries: Several Orders and Regulating Orders

    How to apply for orders to set up a private shellfishery or manage a natural shellfishery: powers to restrict fishing rights and issue licences. Read more

  3. Exporting in support of UK government defence contracts

    Goods in support of UK government defence contracts that require an export licence and use of the Open General Export Licence. Read more

  4. Trade ties between the UK and India

    UK Trade & Investment advises and helps the UK companies do business in India and Indian companies do business in the UK. Read more

  5. How insolvency practitioners are authorised in Great Britain

    This guide provides information on how insolvency practitioners are authorised and regulated in Great Britain Read more