Running a business in London? Find all the support you need with Grow London Local

Running a business in London? Find all the support you need with Grow London Local

Posted: Fri 17th Nov 2023

There's no lack of business support services across London. But sometimes it's hard to know which one is right for you. And when you're busy focusing on the day-to-day, a helping hand to guide you to the most suitable support can make all the difference.

That's where Grow London Local comes in. It's the one place for your business to find free support on key topics such as marketing, finance, sales and much more.

We want to give London business owners like you everything you need to thrive. We're on a mission to help you find the resources that will allow your micro or small business to grow and prosper.

Want to know how it works? Let us explain.

What is Grow London Local?

We know that every business has different needs – but all can benefit from having easy access to local support. Making new connections and learning exactly what's needed to grow your business puts you on the path to success.

Grow London Local is an online platform that brings together a wide range of business support in one place, completely free of charge.

How can it help my business?

The Grow London Local platform is the one place to find everything you need to grow your business and thrive in London. Our team is ready to connect your small business with the support available in your local area – so you can keep on reaching your goals.

Our platform

Visit the Grow London Local platform and you'll find:

Our advisers

Our dedicated business support team can match your business with expert support, knowledge and resources right in your local area.

Access to even more free business support

By signing up to Grow London Local, you'll also gain access to exclusive webinars, e-learning courses and a thriving community of other London-based business owners.

Running and growing a small business is a continuous learning process. We've designed our support to help you refresh your knowledge and stay up to date with the best practice in your particular industry.

Is this like the London Business Hub?

Grow London Local is building on the legacy of the London Business Hub. Having set up the hub back in 2016, the Mayor of London has made a new commitment to streamline business support in the capital.

Micro and small business owners like you are crucial to making sure London's economy remains dynamic and inclusive.

The Mayor's vision is for small businesses to:

  • strengthen local communities

  • provide local services

  • contribute to thriving high streets

  • bring investment to our city

  • create stable, local jobs

  • drive wealth-building

The Mayor is committed to working with boroughs and other partners to help small businesses access the right advice and support. Grow London Local is at the heart of this engagement work.

Why not take our free personalised Business Success Check? Answer a few quick questions and receive an action plan for how you can move your business forward.


Grow London Local: Support for London's small businesses

Grow London Local: Support for London's small businesses

No matter where you're based in London, you'll find relevant support and guidance on business planning, sales and marketing and much more, as well as opportunities to connect with like-minded business owners. Visit Grow London Local now

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