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Please see links below for more information on starting up your business. - HM Government - Support, advice and inspiration for growing your business

Solent Growth Fund - Your dedicated source of news and opinion from the Solent LEP on the Regional Growth Fund.

Isle of Wight Lottery Start Up Loans - The Isle of Wight Lottery generates a Loan Fund which is available for Isle of Wight entrepreneurs to borrow interest free to either start or expand their business. (50 plus age group) - We exist to support over 50s who are interested in exploring the option of self-employment. We have a wealth of resources to help you on your journey, such as courses and online resources. - Find out why there’s never been a better time to start a business in the UK.

Tel. 0300 456 3565 - Business Support Helpline - free business support and advice over the phone. - Government funded scheme to provide advice, business loans and mentoring to start up businesses.