Starting a business

Do you have a business idea and need help to make this a reality?
Do you need help in starting up your own business? Are you an established business and want to improve your sales and profitability? There is specialist help available to support any Islington resident or business that requires assistance. This help includes one-to-one support and seminars in all aspects of managing a business including:

  • business planning
  • marketing
  • products/service development
  • funding
  • legal, tax and employment obligations
  • staff development and training

Islington Council and the London Development Agency fund a number of programmes of support and assistance for businesses and potential entrepreneurs. This advice will be tailored to your individual needs and will often involve business advisers coming to your premises if necessary.
There are three agencies providing business support in Islington and you should contact them directly, or visit their websites using the links under Useful Websites to the right of this page, for more information.

Local Business Support Agencies


Telephone 020 7609 4198 or email

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