Finance your start-up
Finance Schemes requiring no upfront investment
- The Start Up Loans Company is a government funded initiative that provides start up support in the form of a repayable loan together with a business mentor for entrepreneurs across England and Northern Ireland.
- The NEA scheme is a business support programme offered by the Department of Work & Pensions (DWP). It aims to help those claiming certain unemployment benefits to pursue self-employment. As part of the scheme, you could also receive a weekly allowance for up to 26 weeks provided by DWP. On top of this, you may be eligible to apply for a low-cost loan through the Start Up Loans scheme.
n.b. Please revisit the earlier pages and look at the start up costs you have predicted