Useful Links

Cranleigh businesses can access a wide range of business support and information.

COUNCILS

Cranleigh Parish Council – http://www.cranleighpc.org/

Waverley Borough Council – for planning and trading standards.

http://www.waverley.gov.uk/

Surrey County Council – for transport, education and social services.

http://new.surreycc.gov.uk/contact-us

BUSINESS SUPPORT

The Enterprise M3 Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) is a public/private partnership set up to support and sustain economic growth at a local level.   You can find  detailed information on  Starting Your Own Business; Growing Your Business; Selling Your Business; Managing Your Money; Managing Your People; Keeping It Legal

http://www.em3supportforbusiness.org.uk/

Enterprise M3 Growth Hub is an expert advice and resource network which helps businesses achieve results quickly through a personal, tailored service focused on growth. The Growth Hub is a free and bespoke service connecting businesses with experts to help their growth plans. Find out more here:

https://www.linkedin.com/company/10234951/

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Surrey Chambers Business AdviceWorking in partnership with Branduin Business Support, Surrey Chambers of Commerce offers business advice and support which has been quality assured. These experienced business advisors and specialists simply set out to find out what you, or your company’s board, want to do with your business and then help you to do it. There is no ‘off-the-shelf’ solution from the team – it is always made-to-measure and based on an extensive analysis of the needs of your company.

http://www.surrey-chambers.co.uk/business-advice/surrey-chambers-business-advice-with-branduin/

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International Trade and Inward Investment (UKTI) – Inward investment and exporting advice

https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/uk-trade-investment

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Gov.uk – UK Government online portal with a comprehensive range of information, tools, signposting and online advice.

https://www.gov.uk/

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Virgin StartUpa not-for-profit company, which will offer financial support, mentoring and business advice to thousands of young entrepreneurs across the UK.

http://www.virginstartup.org/

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Enterprise Europe Network – the largest network of contact points providing information and advice to EU companies on EU matters, in particular small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

http://www.enterprise-europe.co.uk/?AcceptTerms=1

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PartnerFinder – a free searchable database of some 10,000+ European business opportunities where companies can look for specific business partnering opportunities or arrange to have their own offers or requests added.

http://www.enterprise-europe.co.uk/content/search/

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Business Advice in Surreyfree one to one advice and workshops for start-ups and established businesses in Surrey, delivered by Enterprise First.

http://www.enterprisefirst.co.uk/

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South East Sustainability Loan Fund (SESLF) – over £1million available to be lent to South East SMEs by the end of the year. Where companies meet the criteria for the SESLF and the matching fund, up to £400,000 of debt funding is available.

http://www.thefsegroup.com/business-growth-funding/south-east-sustainability-loan-fund

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National Asset DirectoryGovernment list of business support, grants, loans and helplines.

http://www.gatwickdiamond.co.uk/media/6265/national-asset-directory-v.04-7-march-2014.pdf