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Start Your Own Business in Yorkshire

Free start-up resources and useful local contacts.

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Start Your Own Business in Yorkshire

If you are thinking about starting a business in Yorkshire or would like to grow your existing business, you have come to the right place!

Start Your Own Business in Yorkshire contains resources and the information that will help give your venture the best chance of success. It also highlights organisations who offer friendly business advice and services that you need.

We have been helping start-ups and existing business owners in Yorkshire since 2005 and a list of key local contacts can be found below.

Starting a business in Yorkshire

Popular resources

There is plenty of help locally but where can it be found? We would love to point you in the right direction.

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Download the 2021 edition of our Free Start Your Own Business guide

An interactive step-by-step guide which also includes all of the most important subjects covered in an easy to read way. links to key contacts such as HMRC, Companies House etc. are contained along with a useful step-by-step checklist.

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Key Contacts in Yorkshire

'You don't know what you don't know' is a phrase that is so applicable to starting a new business. Yorkshire is a great place for start-ups but your chances of success are dramatically improved if you make the most of the support that is available locally. Click on logos to visit their websites.

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Mid Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce
We help your business to get connected, get supported and have your say. If youre interested in joining, you can find out more about the benefits of joining us, discover what our members say about us or read some case studies. Address: New Commerce House, 168 Westgate, Wakefield, WF2 9SR
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Advice

Yorkshire Coast Enterprise Limited
a non-profit making organisation dedicated to the growth and posperity of local business. Our function is to help local business start and existing business grow and prosper. If you are sttarting in Business - contact us for a free, impartial and confidential chat. Topics that may be covered: raising finance, grants, taxation, NI Contributions, Business Plans, cash-flow, book-keeping, VAT, renting property etc.
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Start-up Steps

We have created a collection of start-up steps articles to help anyone with whatever stage they are on with their business journey. Hundreds of thousands of people have gone before you and we can learn from what they got right and avoid the things that have been proved not to work so well.

You can see the full list of 'steps' at: Startup Steps