The Barking Enterprise Centre offers business advice sessions, mentoring and workshops. Expert business counsellors provide a range of advice to help local startups and business owners to develop the business skills and knowledge they need to succeed. The enterprise centre also provides a range of flexible workspace.
Growth Hub Guides to help with starting a business
Could You Run Your Own Business?
Starting your own business is both exciting and rewarding, but it can also be a daunting experience. This guide will help you assess how ready you are to start your own business. It will also provide hints and tips to help you get started.
Business Regulations When Starting Up
When starting a new business, there are a number of regulations to comply with and procedures that must be followed. This guide outlines the main regulations you must comply with, along with contact details of relevant government agencies.
If you are a business looking for support and would like to speak to an adviser please contact the Government’s Business Support Helpline. Backed by the UK Government, the Business Support Helpline provides free, impartial business support and signposting services to businesses in England.
Opening hours: Monday – Friday from 9:00am – 6:00pm