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What happens now...

A member of the Business Starts team will be in touch shortly to confirm whether your registration for a Start Up Loan has been successful. This is typically within 2 working days, but can be much quicker.

Where your application has been successful you will be asked by Start Up Loans to continue your application and to provide some outline details of your business idea. A credit check will also be carried out at the same time.

Once approved, we will work with you to develop your business idea and cash flow prior to submitting your application for funding with our Delivery Partner.

Our Delivery Partner will then assess your application for approval and release of funds.

The whole application process can take a matter of days to complete!

Start Up Loan recap...

A Start Up Loan is a government-backed personal loan available to individuals looking to start or grow a business in the UK.

In addition to finance, successful applicants receive 12 months of free mentoring and exclusive business offers to help them succeed.

The loan is unsecured, so there’s no need to put forward any assests or guarantors to support an application.

All owners or partners in a business can individually apply for up to £25,000 each, with a maximum of £100,000 available per business.

  • Borrow £500 – £25,000
    (The average loan amount is £7,200)
  • Fixed interest rate of 6% p.a.
  • 1 – 5 year loan repayment term
  • Free application support
  • Free post-loan support and mentoring
  • Free templates and guides
  • No application or set-up fees


Business Starts is an Independent Start Up Loans Specialist providing government-backed start up loans and micro finance to both pre-start and businesses trading for less than 3 years throughout the whole of the UK.

We provide access to the widest range of secured and unsecured finance facilities to help get you started and can also advise on the Government Schemes and the possibility of acquiring regional grants dependent on your location.ers post-loan mentoring for up 12 months, so your investment has maximum impact.

Our offer

We are able to offer our clients a mix of both start-up finance through government-backed start-up loans and commercial finance through Wattsford Commercial Finance. This provides a true one-stop-shop facility for start-up businesses that are looking to raise finance.

Whether you haven’t started your business yet or have been trading for up to 3 years, there are no fees for the support provided with developing your business plan when applying for a start up loan.