On this page, you will find links to useful websites offering all the information you need to set up and establish a new business or build the business you already have. There are links to national and local government pages and to business support organisations.
- National Government Business and self-employment information – www.gov.uk/browse/business
- Federation of Small Businesses – www.fsb.org.uk
- The Start-up Loans Company – www.startuploans.co.uk
- Somerset Chamber of Commerce – somerset-chamber.
- Heart of the SW Local Enterprise Partnership – heartofswlep.co.uk
- Heart of the SW Growth Hub – heartofswgrowthhub.co.uk
- Business West www.businesswest.co.uk
- Somerset Business Agency – somersetbusinessagency.org
- South West Manufacturing Advisory Service (SWMAS) swmas.co.uk
- Business Info Point (BIP) – businessinfopoint.co.uk
- Torbay Development Agency – www.torbaydevelopmentagency.co.uk
- Somerset County Council Business Support –www.somerset.gov.uk/organisation/departments/business-support
- West Somerset District Council Business Support – westsomersetonline.gov.uk/Business/Business-Support
- Mendip District Council Business Support – mendip.gov.uk/businesssupport
- Taunton Deane Borough Council Business Support – tauntondeane.gov.uk/connected-for-business/
- Sedgemoor District Council Business Support – www.sedgemoor.gov.uk/article/1346/Business-Support
- South Somerset District Council Business Support – southsomerset.gov.uk/business/business-advice-and-support
How mentoring works
Cornerstone offers free-of-charge mentoring to small, pre and post start-up businesses in Somerset. Read more to see what we can do for you and your business.Read more
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