UKSPF Business Support

Supporting Local Businesses: Intervention Project Summary

Entrepreneurship & Start Up

To support both those in the process of starting up and for start-up businesses, including social enterprises. Delivery will help you to be business ready and understand what you need to know about self-employment.

Export Support

An export-readiness support programme for local businesses looking to engage in new markets. The programme includes Export Grants to support businesses to grow their overseas trading and develop their export strategy.

Business Innovation

Businesses will receive innovation and technological support to improve productivity, and help in adopting new or improved products or services.

Business De-carbonisation

To provide advice, guidance, mentoring and training, which will result in new or improved de-carbonisation and/or net zero plans.

Business Growth

Supporting established businesses with growth potential through the development of business growth plans and the adoption of new or improved products or services.