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Information for businesses

Business support

Information previously available on the Business Link website is now contained on GOV.UK. This includes a range of information on starting up and running an enterprise in the UK such as business tax, business rates and expenses and employee benefits.

The Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership has developed a business support portal - the business navigator. The portal includes advice and information on events and networking, funding, mentoring, premises and facilities, and skills.

Woking Borough Council, working a number of partners, has developed Woking Works. This website offers a range of business support and advice, including information for start up businesses.

Supply to Surrey is a resource for businesses that want to work with the public sector in Surrey. It offers contract opportunities and information on apprenticeships. As part of this Build Surrey is a construction and built environment network that provides construction-related businesses the tools to trade, find suppliers, create new partnerships, advertise and access further services online.

Advice on innovation and growth, including a business start up guide, can be found on Winning Moves Ltd.

Further information on business support can be found on Surrey County Council's business and consumers webpages.

Business research

Surrey libraries offer business information. More information can be found on business research.

Business licences

Businesses can apply and pay for business licences on the website. Further information on each licence can be found on the links below.

Get Safe Online

The Get Safe Online website is a free one-stop-shop for independent expert advice to help individuals and small businesses protect themselves against internet threats such as viruses, spam, spyware and online fraud. has been created by the Government, the National Hi-Tech Crime Unit and leading businesses.

Credit Unions

For more information please see business information.