General Business Advice and Networks

GOV.UK

Government website with Information about starting up and running a business in the UK, including help if you're self employed or a sole trader.

Contact:

www.gov.uk or 0845 600 9006 (Business Link Helpline)

 

Harlow & District Chamber of Commerce

Chamber of Commerce supporting business in Harlow and District.

Contact:

www.harlowchamber.co.uk or 01279 271104

 

Harlow Enterprise Hub (NWES)

Located in one of Harlow's key industrial areas, Harlow Enterprise Hub on the A414 offers expert business advice and support to new and existing businesses on a wide range of topics from business start-up, finance and accomodation.

Contact:

www.nwes.org.uk or 0845 609 9991

 

Essex Chambers of Commerce

A member organisation providing support to companies including networking, business directors, free legal advice, translation services and international trade events.

Contact:

www.essexchambers.co.uk or 01206 765277

 

Federation of Small Businesses / Essex

There are 3,600 members in the region who benefit from support, directories and a programme of events in the area.

Contact:

www.fsb.org.uk/essex or 0808 2020 888