Start a Small Business in Northern Ireland
The steps it takes to become a small business owner in Northern Ireland
Deciding on starting a small business in Northern Ireland can be a difficult decision to make. To help you decide here are some statistics that show why starting a small business in Northern Ireland is a great idea:
Population: 1.87 million
Registered small businesses: 124,495
Funding Programmes Potentially Available for Northern Ireland:
413 Grant Programmes / 197 Loan Programmess /310 Assistance Programmes
Find out if you may be eligible using this tool.
Before you get into business, there are a few important things to know about starting a small business in Northern Ireland:
Is starting a small business in Northern Ireland right for you?
Do you have the tools and the resources to start your small business?
Do you have the funding your small business in Northern Ireland will need?
What are the next steps to help you startup?
Do you need help getting your business started?
As a small business entrepreneur you have a lot of step to go though. UK Startups is here to help you each step of the way. Not only do we guide you step by step, but we help you startup, assist you with your business plan, help you find funding programmes that can get you funding for your Northern Ireland business. And more.
Starting a Small Business in Northern Ireland
Is it right for you?
Starting a small business in Northern Ireland is an excellent choice. Northern Ireland, one of the fastest growing British regions and one of the top spots in the UK where small business and entrepreneurship is booming. Currently over 124,000 small businesses are taking advantage of this. Who wouldn't want to take part.
If you're ready to start your own small business, consider contacting one of our small business advisors to get started. It takes a minute. You can also call them right now at 020 3880 8554.
Before you move forward:
Prior to moving forward with starting a small business in Northern Ireland, be sure that you have the following ready:
☑️ Do you know what your business is going to be?
☑️ Do you know which funding programmes are available in Northern Ireland? Funds are available to help startup, to hire staff, pay for marketing, tools/equipment and more.
£14,650 Government Loan for Small Business Owner in Northern Ireland
The small business help we received from UKStartups was exceptional and the support staff are so helpful. We used the funding tools, the business plan builder and the ask an expert support to get help and eventually secured funding!
Tools/Resources For a Small Business in Northern Ireland
There are a ton of tools and resources to help small business owners in Northern Ireland to successfully startup. Accessing these tools and resources is critical to the success of your small business.
Do you know what tools and resources you need to make sure your Northern Ireland based business finds success?
Business Plan Builder Tool
Use the Business Plan Builder Tool to quickly and effectively develop a business plan for your new or existing small business in Northern Ireland.
Personalized Investor PitchDeck
The simple to use PitchDeck gives you the opportunity to build the perfect presentation to use when pitching your small business to potential investors.
Funding Programme Database
Find the funding programmes your small business in Northern Ireland deserves with full access to 1,000+ programmes available in our Funding Database.
Funding for your Small Business in Northern Ireland
When starting a small business in Northern Ireland, funding is critical. Finding the funding that may be available for your small business is important very early on. So don't wait until you need the funds - search for funding right now.
Small businesses in Northern Ireland are lucky since the Northern Ireland government greatly support entrepreneurship. This means that are are many different government funding programmes in Northern Ireland for small business owners to take advantage from.
Want to see what funding in Northern Ireland may be available for?
What are the next steps?
The steps of starting a small business in Northern Ireland are simple.
☑️ Get the business idea.
☑️ Create a business plan.
☑️ Have the business plan checked.
☑️ Start your funding search.
☑️ Apply for funding.
☑️ Launch your small business
The first step, call 020 3880 8554 for one of our Northern Ireland small business specialists to assist and guide you.
Get Help and Start Your Small Business in Northern Ireland
Get help with starting a small business in Northern Ireland!
There is no need to be the business plan expert, the funding researcher, the website developer, accountant or the person who needs to know and do everything. That's why experts exist to help, so be sure to take advantage of it when available.
Experts at UKStartups are included with your membership to the Small Business Startup Portal.
That means that you can get help starting up, with your business plan, with the funding search since you would have access 24/7 and for the entire year so you can ask any questions and get as much help as you need to start your Northern Ireland business.