This page will share with you some of the best external websites we feel will provide you with more advice and guidance.
Flexible support for Wales
Flexible Support for Business (FS4B) is the Welsh Assembly Government support service which aims to assist graduates in starting up new businesses in Wales that demonstrate growth potential.
All of the links below offer access to information, advice and support on different types of business start-ups.
1) FS4B Graduate Start-up Support (GSS)
If your business plan has a projected turnover of over £25,000 in the first year then you might be eligible to receive help in the form of one-to-one mentoring, coaching and workshops. Please click here for full eligibility guidelines.
2) FS4B Graduate Start-up Bursary
Business plans with a projected turnover of over £80,000 in the first year may also be eligible to apply to the discretionary graduate bursary programmes offered by the Welsh Assembly. For full eligibility guidelines please click here (link to part two on FS4B leaflet).
You can register for support by calling the Flexible Support for Business (FS4B) contact centre on 03000 6 03000. Or visit the FS4B website http://www.business-support-wales.gov.uk/ and there you will find a wizard guided to assess your eligibility.
If you would like more information and help in the application process or would like to discuss your business idea please click here for details.
All the advice and guidance you could need on financial aspects of running a business http://hmrc.businesslink.gov.uk/courses/syob/syob