New businesses start here
Starting your own business can be an exciting experience where you will be able to pursue long-held aspirations and be your own boss. But before taking that first step, there are a number of factors you need to consider and make preparation for before taking that step of setting yourself up as self-employed.
The following downloads will guide you through the steps you need to take to set up in a particular area of business and help you to comply with the comply with regulations which the Council is responsible for.
- The beauty business toolkit
- The food business toolkit
- The childcare business toolkit
- Commercial property guidance
- Trading standards guidance
For useful resources, links, and directories see our 'How To...' guide for new businesses.
Good planning and preparation is vital to ensure business success.