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Hammersmith & Fulham

Business

You might be interested in the following business information

Hammersmith & Fulham Chamber of Commerce

Hammersmith & Fulham Chamber of Commerce is a key local business support and networking organisation. The Chamber is a local branch of London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) which gives you access to a network of thousands of businesses across the capital. Membership offers you a diverse schedule of networking events and support services to help you grow and develop your business.

London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham

Contains links to Council’s business advice and support for new and established local businesses in addition to business news and resources such as borough profile and census information.

Tendis

A not for profit organisation linking people with opportunity. Includes employment & business support, management & development and employment and employment skills.

Works4U

Works4U is the social enterprise arm of The HFVC Group, we set up corporate volunteer challenges within the community in order to help businesses and employees fulfil their corporate social responsibility.

Work Zone

The Work Zone is a dedicated service helping people to secure jobs. Based at Shepherds Bush Library at Westfield London, the Work Zone team helps jobseekers gain the right skills and qualifications needed and valued by employers, and offers jobseekers a clear advantage in their search for employment. The Work Zone also provides recruitment and training support to help employers fill vacancies and retain staff, with a range of services to help businesses save time and money.

Information last updated 29 February 2016

National information

Companies House

If you’re starting up you’ll find information about your need to register your business, how to check if a name is available, when to file accounts, and lots more. All limited companies in England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland are registered at Companies House. 

Federation of Small Business

The main organisation for small business in the UK, the FSB promotes and protects the interests of the self-employed and small business owners within the UK. Formed in 1974, it now has 200,000 members across 33 regions and 194 branches. 

Prince’s Trust

The Prince’s Trust operates an Enterprise Programme providing money and support to help young people start up in business. The site also features an “A-Z of Young Businesses”, and a Business Finder. Useful resources and links. 

Setting up a business

Information about starting up and running a business in the UK, including help if you’re self-employed or a sole trader. An essential starting point. 

Shell LiveWire

Established in 1982, the Shell LiveWIRE programme offers free online business advice and start-up awards of £1,000 and £10,000 funding to young entrepreneurs (aged 16-30) in the UK. The site contains lots of useful tools and links, including how to write a business plan. Registration allows access to more resources. 

UK Intellectual Property Office 

Many entrepreneurs, inventors and businesses forget about their intellectual property. The Intellectual Property Office helps you get the right type of protection for your creation or invention, no matter how big or small, from trade marks to patents, designs to copyright.