Business Start-Up

There is a lot to think about when you are starting your own business and it can all feel quite overwhelming.  However, there is support and information available to help you get started. 

What you need to do to start the journey depends on your type of business, whether you are going to employ people and if you need business premises.   

There are a number of key steps to think about before getting started.

  1. Write a business plan
  2. Choose a business structure
  3. Name the business
  4. Develop branding
  5. Find finance
  6. Get an accountant
  7. Set up premises - this may just be setting up an office at home
  8. Get any equipment that you need - this could simply be a mobile phone and a laptop
  9. Understand business laws and regulations for your business
  10. Think about how you are going to market your product/service

The has lots of helpful information for anyone starting up their own business.

The Cheshire & Warrington Growth Hub provides access to impartial support and advice for people starting, running and growing businesses.

People Plus are delivering workshops aimed at providing an introduction to enterprise.


We use 'cookies' to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website and if you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with this. If you would like to know about 'what a cookie is' and how we look after your data privacy here, follow the 'Learn More' link to read our Privacy Notice.

AcceptLearn More