General Sources of Advice from .Gov website
Starting a business requires careful planning, research and preparation. This section provides information on Government Support Schemes, grants and initiatives to help a business start-up.
The websites of all government departments and many other agencies and public bodies have been merged into GOV.UK. Here you can see all policies, announcements, publications, statistics and consultations. Find out how government services are performing and how satisfied users are.
You can contact the government’s Business Support Helpline for free advice.
You can also find free support, advice and sources of finance through your local ‘growth hub’.