The Government backed start-up loans programme provides loans to new businesses (trading less than 24 months) up to £25,000.
How to apply
Step 1 - Register online: This will confirm your eligibility for the programme.
Step 2 - Make a Business Plan: Work with a Business Advisor (Delivery Partners of the Start-up loans programme) to provide guidance on your plan. There are no costs associated with this.
Step 3 - Complete Your Application: Your Business Advisor will submit your application for consideration, including the exact repayment terms.
Step 4 - Get Going: If successful, as well as accessing the funding requested, you will also receive access to exclusive business offers. Loans are to be repaid within 1-5 years.
Step 5 - Meet Your mentor: You will be offered a mentor to provide guidance and support to help you grow and develop your business.
If you would like to start an application and confirm your eligibility:
Visit the start-up loans website (external link) for further information, including:
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