Advice and Funding

We know that starting-up or growing a business can be hugely rewarding, but it can also involve risk.

We believe it's always worth taking advantage of the advice and funding that's on offer to ensure your venture is a success. We aim to provide support that ensures you have the information, advice and guidance you need to realise your business development ambitions.

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Business Lincolnshire Growth Hub Advisors
Businesses based in Greater Lincolnshire can access Business Lincolnshire which provides you with an introduction to the issues to consider when starting or growing a business. The website summarises the free schemes that you may want to take advantage of, local events and networking opportunities and details of local providers of professional advice. Business Lincolnshire Growth Hub Advisors are available to support your businesses to grow - offering a free service to businesses with between 1 and 249 employees (please contact David Hawkins on 07825 426 763 or

Business Rates - Help and advice is available
Business Rates (National Non-Domestic Rates) can be a burden for any business, but there are also several relief's that are currently available especially for small businesses and business in small rural communities. Even if you are thinking of starting a new business from your home and you want to know if you will have to pay rates, gain advice about the cost of business rates, and what relief's you also may be entitled to, can also be given. Help and Advice on any aspect of Business Rates is available by contacting Mike Carr - Business Rates Assurance Manager. Call 01507 613038 or email