Links

Government Websites

Business Link
Self-help portal for small to medium businesses
www.businesslink.gov.uk
Direct Gov
Website for citizens
www.direct.gov.uk
HMRC
Information about UK customs and tax
www.hmrc.gov.uk
Companies House
Register of UK Companies
www.companieshouse.gov.uk
BERR
UK Department for business, innovation and skills
www.bis.gov.uk
Charity Commission
Official body regulating the affairs of UK registered charities
www.charity-commission.gov.uk
Patent Office
Regulated protection of your ideas and designs
www.patent.gov.uk
Insolvency
Advice on the best way to deal with financial problems faced by your company
www.insolvency.gov.uk

Useful for your business

Chowdhary & Co
In house chartered accountants offering advice on all accountancy and taxation matters.
www.chowdharyandco.com
Sage
Software suppliers for all your bookkeeping needs
www.sage.co.uk
Domain names
Set up e-mail accounts and protect your desired name
www.123reg.co.uk

Business Networking

BNI
Business networking organisation
www.bni-europe.com
British Chamber of Commerce
Offering advice on your business through a network of chambers
www.britishchambers.org.uk
Women in Business Network
A women only organisation offering advice on how to generate more business
www.wibn.co.uk
Online Networking
Networking via the web
www.ecademy.com