Starting your business in Uttlesford

Starting businessWe can put your business in touch with partner organisations and support services which have expertise on all aspects of business and can give detailed advice and guidance to suit individual needs.


► Starting up a business

► Business finance, grants and tax

► Sales and marketing

► IT and e‐commerce

► Business planning

► Advice on selling on‐line

► Business mentoring and training, seminars and business support services

► Developing your workforce and recruitment

► Legal and financial advice 

Promote your business in the Uttlesford Business Directory

The council has launched the Uttlesford Business Directory which is free to join for local businesses. To register or update your entry, visit Uttlesford Business Directory

Government information 

If you starting up a business, the government site, GOV.UK, has a wide range of information to help:

► Business and self-employed (GOV.UK)

► Set up a business (GOV.UK)

► Write a business plan (GOV.UK)

► Career skills and training (GOV.UK)

► Register your new business with HMRC (GOV.UK)

► ​​​​​​​Finance and support for your business (GOV.UK)


Contact the Economic Development Team