Business Growth Programme

**The Business Growth Programme, is now closed for applications – if you’d like to find out about future funding please register your interest here**

Through our Business Growth Programme St Helens businesses can take advantage of 12 hours fully-funded support from our experienced business advisers and consultants.

Our experienced Business Advisers are here to support your business to grow, by helping you to improve your competitiveness and offering practical solutions to remove any barriers that may be preventing your expansion.

Our advice is provided at no cost to your business, is impartial, confidential and tailored to help you achieve your business growth ambitions. Following a detailed review of your business, we will work with you to put together an action plan to help you take the steps to achieve business success this year.

We can support your business with a range of issues, including:

  • Carbon Reduction / Journey to Net Zero
  • Marketing
  • Sales
  • Digital Technology and IT Systems
  • Procurement and Tender Readiness
  • Business Planning and Quality Systems
  • Productivity
  • Logistics
  • Health & Safety
  • Financial and Credit Control

If your business is based in the St Helens, trading already and employs less than 250 people, you could access this free support which includes a full business diagnostic and action plan. The Business Growth Programme is not sector specific and is open to supporting SMEs that operate primarily B2B.

The advice I received was invaluable, the consultants were really knowledgeable and easy to work with, and most importantly they understood the needs of a small business.” Neil Smith Tech Guys 360

Read how we have already helped local businesses to grow.

To find out more call us on 01744 742058 or email

The Business Growth Programme is part of the Liverpool City Region Integrated Business Support project. The project is funded by the European Regional Development Fund.

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