Starting a business can be an exciting time, but getting the right guidance and support along your journey can make the difference when it comes to start up success.
Residents in the Liverpool City Region have great ambition and entrepreneurial spirit and we want to embrace and support your business idea to become a reality. 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.
This webpage has been created by Halton, Knowsley, Liverpool, St Helens, Sefton, Wirral Councils to support local residents.
Once you have explored the self-help information provided, click on the details below to contact your local business support team to develop your business idea further.
Not sure where to start?
Start Up Events
Understanding self-employment & being a business in the creative industries
Understanding how to network & develop partnerships in the creative industries
Business Start-Up Workshops
This project is part-funded by the UK Government through the UK Shared
Prosperity Fund with the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority as the lead
For more information, visit UK Shared Prosperity Fund: prospectus – GOV.UK