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Growth Platform is the Liverpool City Region’s business support service designed to support business leaders to grow and develop.


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I’m looking to start a business

If you are a local resident and thinking of starting a business, this webpage will provide you with a wide variety of information to help you on your journey. Learn about the legal implications of running a business, business planning and market research plus many other areas that you may need to consider.

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I want to grow my business

If you’re looking for support and advice to help you grow your business in Liverpool City Region, the Local Growth Hub provides a single point of access to a wide range of local and national support and funding.

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I’m looking for funding & support

Find business funding, support programmes and services that are available to help you on your business growth journey, whether you’re just starting out or have an established business.

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I need help securing new contracts

Through our UKSPF funded programme we are offering businesses in the Liverpool City Region an opportunity to access a free business diagnostic to ensure your business is in the best shape to win new contracts.

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I’m looking to sell abroad

Whether you are contemplating your first venture into exporting or seeking to expand your activities please contact us to find out different sources of support.

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I’m looking to speak to a cluster specialist

Our cluster managers work with Liverpool City Region businesses in the Advanced Manufacturing, Digital & Creative and Health & Life Sciences clusters to translate business needs into specialist support.

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