For people thinking about starting a business or becoming self-employed.
Information on what to include when writing a business plan if you're looking to raise funding or develop an idea.
Information on starting a business from your home including setting up a home office, planning permission, title deeds, health and safety, trading standards and waste management.
What you need to do to set up a business - registration, licenses, banking, NI and VAT, employing people.
Start a business to help people or communities.
You will need to register with a number of different organisations, depending on the type of business you're setting up.
Deciding on whether to set up your business as a self-employed sole trader or in partnership with others.
Information on buying or renting business premises, including government or council property.
Information on marketing and sales for your business.
Find out what intellectual property is and how to protect it in the UK and abroad.