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Business Growth Programme

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Helping businesses to grow across the Liverpool City Region

Fully funded business support available.

The Business Growth Programme is a Liverpool City Region business support project designed to build confidence and capacity in local SMEs by providing direct advice, guidance and information to provide a clear route to growth and sustainability. Dedicated face to face interaction coupled with a range of complementary support, will help businesses to begin the journey to growth.

What support is available?

We offer fully-funded dedicated face to face guidance to help you develop your business. Our advice is impartial, confidential and tailored to meet your needs, in areas such as:

  • Business Development
  • Financial Planning
  • Human Resources
  • International Trade
  • Operational Review
  • Sales & Marketing

Eligibility for support:

If your business is based in the Liverpool City Region, trading already and employs less than 250 people, you could access this free support which includes a full business diagnostic and action plan. The Business Growth Programme is not sector specific and is open to supporting SMEs in the city region who has previously been reluctant seek business support.

Find out more

For more information on how to access business support, please contact your local team:

0151 511 6803

0151 477 4000

Liverpool City Council:

Liverpool & Sefton Chambers of Commerce:
0151 227 1234

0151 934 3452

St Helens:
0174 474 2058

0151 650 6940

This programme is partially funded by the European Regional Development Fund and is delivered by Liverpool City Region Local Authorities and Chambers of Commerce through the LCRIBS (Liverpool City Region Integrated Business Support) programme.