Support and Advice for Businesses

The Business Gateway Growth Hub is a single place to access business support across Leicester and Leicestershire. They offer free and impartial advice to help all local businesses, with a particular focus on those who are looking to grow and increase productivity.

Our Business Newsletter is emailed regularly and packed with the latest business support information and news of events and workshops happening here you. Sign up here to receive this newsletter.

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Business Hub Support Request

Our Business Hub is on hand to offer dedicated help and support, especially as we move out of lock down and onto the road to recovery. Our friendly team is on hand and only a call or email away: if we don’t know the answer we promise to find out. 

You can also get in touch by completing the online form below or call 0116 366 8487.

Supporting Blaby businesses and employees to get to work

If you own a business and find that some employees are finding it difficult to get to work, Choose How You Move, from Leicestershire County Council, can support your business and employees in adopting active modes of travel to get to and from work.

Initiatives include a free E-bike Loan Scheme. More information can be found on the Choose How You Move website link below.

Health and Wellbeing Support

There are resources available to provide advice and information to help businesses, the self-employed and employees look after their health and wellbeing. Further details are in the website links below. 

Support and advice when starting a business

Starting up and owning a business can be both exciting and daunting, with lots of major decisions to make. Getting the right advice to guide you through this fundamental stage of development is key to the success of your business.

The external links below offer a start up guide, as well as other useful forums which will help you to be well equipped for the launch of a new business venture.

Last updated 2 August 2021
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