Start-up Businesses

York Based Businesses

Do you have a business idea or a dream ?

We have a brand new business support programme to help make your dreams a reality.

How can we help?

– We can help you with your idea

– We can help you with a business plan

– We can support you with your marketing and social media

– We can explain Tax and Finances

– We can explain everything you need to know to start your businesses

Ornate and historic gateway into the city of York.

What else do you get?

– 121 intensive support with a Business Adviser

– Access to our workshops

– On going support once trading with dedicated In Work support team

– Masterclasses

– Peer Networking

Are you a business based
in York?
Are you looking for support to sustain and grow your business?

Start & Grow York helps promote existing business growth through a tailored programme of 1 to 1 advice and business masterclasses.

Start & Grow York works with established businesses to take them to the next step in their business journey.

We can help you with:

– A comprehensive Business review

– Targeted 1-2-1 support

– Peer networking sessions

– How to recruit for your business needs

– Access to workshops

Through a tailored approach, using expert business advisers and a series of business masterclasses, we guide businesses towards sustainability and growth.

We can also help you with:

– Recruiting staff

– Turbo charging your marketing

– Improving your social media confidence

– Increasing your networking

– Understanding your business finances

Find out more by filling out our enquiry form below.
Alternatively, please email

Start & Grow York is a fully funded programme. This project is funded by the UK government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund. 

The UK Shared Prosperity Fund is a central pillar of the UK government’s Levelling Up agenda and provides £2.6 billion of funding for local investment by March 2025. The Fund aims to improve pride in place and increase life chances across the UK investing in communities and place, supporting local business, and people and skills. For more information, visit