We know that starting a business is hard. Providing free, expert advice for pre-start, new and young businesses up to three years old, Business Kirklees will help to build the knowledge, ideas and confidence you need to start your journey.
We’ll find the right support for you, including advice, training, mentoring, research and business planning, employment, premises, marketing, and help to access funding.
Visit the Council’s website for information on planning, health and safety, business rates, licences, emergency planning, tenders for local authority contracts and to book a trade waste collection.
Markets can provide a great environment to test and refine your business idea. Look for business opportunities at indoor and open markets in Kirklees, with fixed and flexible stall options.
Our experienced and friendly Startup Team are waiting to hear from you.
Tracy spent more than 30 years as a director, and she also spent more than 12 years running a retail shop and developing her own micro business. Tracy brings a wealth of cross–sector business knowledge to the team.
Lucy has over a decade of experience working directly with new businesses, giving them confidence and skills to launch. She is also a director of a limited company.