There is a plethora of business support programmes offered by local, regional and national providers. Locating these programmes can sometimes be difficult so the Chamber has created a dedicated business support section that showcases the most popular and latest available support programmes. These can be found below.


Start Up Resources

A series of useful resource topics to help start and grow your business

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Boost Business Lancashire

Boost is Lancashire’s Business Growth Hub, providing a raft of funded business support services to the county’s businesses.

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Business is Great

Business is Great is the government’s national website for businesses looking to start, grow and accelerate.

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Lancashire Business Growth Fund

£8m from the Regional Growth Fund to provide grants and international trade support to Lancashire businesses.

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New Enterprise Allowance

New Enterprise Allowance can provide money and support to help you start your own business if you’re getting certain benefits.

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Passport to Export

UKTI’s Passport to Export service is an export assessment and support programme for small and medium-sized enterprises (SME).

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