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Planning to Start

Planning to start your own business? 

If you are 16 or over and plan to start a Fife-based business in the next 12 months, you can get FREE advice from Business Gateway Fife.

 

What advice can we provide?

Business Gateway Fife not only aim to provide you with a tailored action plan, but we can recommend workshops and signpost you to any available funding. In particular we can advise you on

  • How to write a business plan
  • How to identify startup costs
  • How to identify who your customers will be
  • How to market your business
  • How to use digital media
  • How to employ staff
  • How to find premises
  • How to source funding
  • How to protect your business idea/invention
  • How to manage your business finance
  • How to register with HMRC
  • How to register a Limited Company

 

What information do we need?

As well as your contact details, we will require you to give us a short description of your business idea, tell us what stage you're at and how you'd like to promote your business.

 

How long will it take?

Don't worry, the questionnaire should only take about 10 minutes to complete  (If you need to pause, you can save and complete later) and the information you provide will be treated in the stictest confidence and will only be used to respond to your request and to provide business advice and support services to you.

 

Want to fast track your enquiry?

By answering a few short questions online, it will enable us to better understand your requirements, allow us to match you with the right adviser, seek the correct information and give you a better experience from the get-go.

 

Follow this link to start the short questionnaire

Please answer as accurately as you can and we'll get in touch with you to discuss.