Help to start a business

There is a range of support available for people looking to create new businesses and social enterprises in the city.  This will help you develop your ideas, research your market, and prepare a strong business plan.  Drop into the Skills Hub at Newcastle City Library to find out what help and advice is available, or contact:

  • PNE Enterprise, Newcastle’s award-winning local enterprise agency, who offer a business courses workshops and one-to-one support designed specifically for new businesses and entrepreneurs 
  • Reviving the Heart of the West End provide hands on business advice, including the Business Sparks programme for 16-24 year olds, helping you explore your idea and find out how to get started.
  • Transmit Start-Ups offer a loan and mentoring service for new start businesses up to two years old.

Further support is available from:

There is an ever-changing range of funding and investment available to help businesses to start up and grow. The North East Growth Hub website is the best way to explore what finance is available and whether it meets your needs.

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The North East Growth Hub website provides a wealth of business information, advice, knowledge and inspiration from the local business community and local, regional and national business support providers.  It also provides a route into a wide range of funding for your business.

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