Start a Small Business in Scotland
The steps it takes to become a small business owner in Scotland
Deciding on starting a small business in Scotland can be a difficult decision to make. To help you decide here are some statistics that show why starting a small business in Scotland is a great idea:
Population: 5.37 million
Registered small businesses: 325,116
Funding Programmes Potentially Available for Scotland:
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 Scotland:
Is starting a small business in Scotland 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 Scotland 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 Scotland business. And more.
Starting a Small Business in Scotland
Is it right for you?
Starting a small business in Scotland is an excellent choice. Scotland, 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 325,000 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 Scotland, 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 Scotland? 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 Scotland
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 Scotland
There are a ton of tools and resources to help small business owners in Scotland 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 Scotland based business finds success?
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 for your Small Business in Scotland
When starting a small business in Scotland, 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 Scotland are lucky since the Scotland government greatly support entrepreneurship. This means that are are many different government funding programmes in Scotland for small business owners to take advantage from.
Want to see what funding in Scotland may be available for?
What are the next steps?
The steps of starting a small business in Scotland 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 Scotland small business specialists to assist and guide you.
Get Help and Start Your Small Business in Scotland
Get help with starting a small business in Scotland!
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 Scotland business.