Start-up Funding and Support

 
Start-up Funding and Support  

There are possible sources of finance to help you start your business depending on your circumstances including grants twards start up costs, business and personal loans, and outside investment.

Arts Derbyshire

Arts Derbyshire is the strategic arts organisation for the county and posts current sources of local funding for creative &......
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Bassetlaw Enterprise Grant

A grant payment of up to £2,000 to people who wish to set-up a commercially viable small business within the Bassetlaw......
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Big House CDI Grant

Grant support for businesses in the creative and digital sectors...
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Biocity

Home to more than 200 companies, BioCity is a pioneering life science incubator and business collective. Where ideas become reality, investment......
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Business Peak District

Business Peak District is an organisation with over 700 members that seeks to act as a single voice for businesses in......
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Business Support Helpline

The National Business Support Helpline - Freephone: 0800 998 1098...
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Clowne Enterprise

Supporting local enterprise growth in Clowne by providing aspiring entrepreneurs with free coaching, advice and support....
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FEAST2 Project

A range of services to food and drink manufacturers...
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HM Revenue and Customs

HMRC offer a range of support for exporters. Companies new to trading overseas will find HMRC’s Guide to exporting......
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NBV Enterprise Solutions

NBV Enterprise Solutions have been helping businesses across the East Midlands for over 30 years....
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NBV Grant for New Business

Grants of between £1000 and £2500 for businesses registered with Companies House or HMRC that are ready to start trading and selling......
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Peak District National Park Authority

If you are a farmer or land manager, you can access a range of services from the Peak District National......
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Rushcliffe Borough Council

Rushcliffe Borough Council supports and encourages local businesses to grow and increase the opportunities for residents to develop their skills....
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Social Enterprise Exchange

The Social Enterprise Exchange project promotes social entrepreneurship, through awareness raising events, knowledge exchange and peer networking....
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Start-up Loans

Start or grow your own business with a ’Start-up Loan’ - free mentoring and low-interest personal loans to help you......
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The Hive - Co-operatives UK and The Co-operative Bank

The Hive is the UK’s only cross-sectoral programme of support for co-ops and community businesses and is the result......
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Workplace Travel Service: Grants

Financial support to help meet the costs of workplace travel improvements...
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Case Studies

TQC Ltd  

TQC Ltd

TQC Ltd Invest in CAD Systems with help from the D2N2 Business Investment Fund

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TQC Ltd Invest in CAD Systems with help from the D2N2 Business Investment Fund  

TQC Ltd Invest in CAD Systems with help from the D2N2 Business Investment Fund

TQC were successfully awarded a grant from the D2N2 Growth Hub Business Investment Fund. Find out how they used...

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Derby swap shop become finalists at the Great British Entrepreneur Awards  

Derby swap shop become finalists at the Great British Entrepreneur Awards

Derby Swap Shop – the retro-swapping child of 3 local businesses has reached the Midlands Finals of the Great British Entrepreneur Awards,...

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Your business is unique but the challenges you’ll face in business aren’t, we can help get you through them.

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