Sources of general business support

in addition to the support and expertise we offer here at Chapman Robinson and Moore, please find below a list of other organisations that could help you develop your business.

www.gov.uk  – Provides advice on starting a business, tax, payroll, H&S, IT, e-commerce and sales and marketing.

Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) –  BIS helps ensure business success in an increasingly competitive world. They are the voice for business across Government.

Department for International Trade (DIT) – DIT offer both new and experienced exporters tailored, impartial and expert advice on winning business overseas.

Business is GREAT – Support, advice and inspiration for growing your business.

Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership (OxLEP) – supports high-level economic projects across Oxfordshire.

Federation of Small Business –  The FSB is the largest campaigning pressure group promoting and protecting the interests of the self-employed and owners of small firms.

The Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce –  The Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce Group is a membership organisation which promotes and lobbies for business development in the Thames Valley.  They hold more than 240 events every year, ranging from networking events to formal dinners, and offer a wide range of cost-saving, support and business development services.

Oxfordshire Business Enterprises –  free advice service for people seeking help starting a business.

Oxfordshire Business Support – Connecting businesses with expert support to help start or expand businesses.

Thinking of starting a new business – a brochure for more information and advice for new businesses.