Help for start-ups

Enterprise coaching and support

If you are thinking about becoming self employed, or starting your own small business, enterprise coaching and support is available in a number of areas of the District.

Find your local enterprise coach or adviser or contact Bradford Kickstart on 0800 953 9503, email:

Airedale Enterprise Services

Airedale Enterprise Services (AES) offer confidential one to one business advice & guidance to pre-start, fledgling and existing businesses, including cashflow forecasting, taxation and self-assessment advice, as well as advice on start-up loans. Some services are free, some chargeable. 

AES are one of the main delivery partners of Virgin Startup loans in the Yorkshire and Humber region.

AES also offer incubator office space & virtual office, conference and meeting facilities. To find out more telephone 01535 607775 or email

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