Start-up resources Northamptonshire
Business File Directory
Fully searchable database of over 9,600 companies located in Northamptonshire, Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire.
Buy With Confidence: Northamptonshire County Council's approved trader scheme
Information on applying to become an approved trader to show customers that you are Trading Standards approved.
Digital Future First
Technology & talent are the two things that can give you the upper hand in bridging this gap. Find out more about Small Business Support today.
Enterprise Club: University of Northampton
Offers advice, mentoring, training and networking to university staff and students; and also local entrepreneurs.
Start up and business support service for Kettering.
Federation of small businesses: Northamptonshire, Leicestershire and Rutland
UK's largest campaigning pressure group promoting and protecting the interests of the self employed and owners of small firms.
Northampton University Business Support Team
Support for anyone looking to start a new business:
Represents around 1,000 Northamptonshire businesses, who employ over one third of the county's workforce.
Northamptonshire community housing network: self employment training
Support for disabled people considering self employment.
SEMLEP (South East Midlands Local Enterprise Partnership)
Working in collaboration with local authority and private sector partners, SEMLEP aims to deliver the strategic infrastructure and skills projects that are essential for economic growth – new jobs and new homes – in this area.
SEMLEP Growth Hub
SEMLEP's Growth Hub offers business support to growing businesses: