SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY

SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY

Another year making a Big Difference! Small Business Saturday reaches millions of customers and businesses each year - get involved now!

Small Business Saturday UK is a grassroots, non-commercial campaign, which highlights small business success and encourages consumers to 'shop local' and support small businesses in their communities.

The day itself takes place on the first Saturday in December each year, but the campaign aims to have a lasting impact on small businesses.

On Small Business Saturday, customers across the U.K go out and support all types of small businesses, online, in offices and in stores. Many small businesses take part in the day by hosting events and offering discounts.

They want all kinds of small businesses to get involved, so know that whether you are a family business, local shop, online business, wholesaler, business service or small manufacturer, Small Business Saturday is supporting you! For all the ways you can get involved, check out the links below.

Are you a big business and interested in supporting Small Business Saturday? If so, please do get in touch.

Get help and support for your business

Your business can get advice and financial help from government-backed schemes. Enter your details and select the type of support you need.

You can also get:

-Help with tax

-Regional help with exporting

-Advice on writing a business plan

If you’re unemployed or on benefits you may be able to get extra help through your Jobcentre Plus work coach.

For more informtion on how the GOV UK can help & support your business click here

Contracts Finder

Contracts Finder lets you search for information about contracts worth over £10,000 with the government and its agencies.

You can use Contracts Finder to:

-Search for contract opportunities in different sectors

-Find out what’s coming up in the future

-Look up details of previous tenders and contracts

You can create an account to get email updates and save your searches. You can still search and apply for contracts without an account.

For more information on contracts click here