Start Your Own Business in Tyne And Wear

Starting a business in Tyne And Wear

Starting a business in Tyne And Wear?

You have come to the right place!

Start Your Own Business in Tyne And Wear contains free resources and information that will help you get your new venture off the ground.

It also highlights local organisations who are happy to offer friendly advice and services that you need.

Blaydon-On-Tyne  |  Boldon Colliery  |  East Boldon  |  Gateshead  |  Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council  |  Hebburn  |  Houghton Le Spring  |  Jarrow  |  Newcastle Upon Tyne  |  Newcastle Upon Tyne City Council  |  North Shields  |  North Tyneside Council  |  Rowlands Gill  |  Ryton  |  South Shields  |  South Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council  |  Sunderland  |  Sunderland City Council  |  Tyne And Wear  |  Wallsend  |  Washington  |  Whitley Bay  | 

Free Start Your Own Business Book

Start Your Own Business in 2017

Start Your Own Business in 2017

This 180 page book is packed with start-up information and contact details designed to help you start your business successfully.

We have been running SYOB for over 10 years now and have accumulated an enormous amount of information which could make the difference between start-up success or failure.

Starting a business is easy but keeping it going and making a profit is a completely different proposition. The good news is that there are tried and tested 'rules' which have consistently proved to work.

As the old addage says 'you don't know what you don't know'!

You can download the whole book now (free of charge).

FREE Start-Up Pack

Our FREE start-up pack contains everything that you need to get you started.

It is a common trait amongst entrepreneurs to just want to 'get on with it'. However, if you want to maximise your chances of success, it is worth putting in time and effort before you start to ensure that you have set-up correctly.

  1. Start-up checklist
  2. Step-by-step guide
  3. Business plan template
  4. Personal budget planner
  5. Cashflow forecast template
  6. Marketing plan template
  7. Guide to business networking
  8. Start-up map
  9. Web & SEO Checklist
  10. Start-up map

Download Pack

The key important dates, legal and HMRC requirements; a simple to follow step-by-step guide; relevant fact-sheets; business plan, cash flow forecast, personal survival budget and marketing plan templates; our own very popular start-up map; contents of our Start Your Own Business CD-Rom; and a Powerpoint presentation to accompany the business plan.

Recommended Local Partners

We are extremely grateful to our local partners. They have been kind enough to support us and are keen to help you too. Please do make the most of their services.


Northgate Vehicle Hire
Northgate Vehicle Hire
Northgate Vehicle Hire North Shields is located on the well known Vroom Car Retail Park just off the A19 and a few minutes from the Coast Road. To reach us, leave the A19 at the A193 junction.


TEDCO helps new and established businesses by providing information and advice on every aspect of running a business, including: start-up, survival, success and growth.

We operate in Tyneside, Northumberland, Newcastle and Darlington and in a typical year, we help people to create more than 300 new businesses and assist over 500 businesses to develop and grow. If you're thinking of starting your own business, we can provide you with a place to talk about your idea, someone to challenge, critique and help mould your idea into a viable business plan.

Our bespoke package of services supports the development of a structured business plan to act as a springboard for your business success as well as improve the chances of loan funding being secured.

The programme includes:
- An introductory seminar exploring self-employment
- One to one assessment with a business advisor, with the production of a business plan
- An intensive support programme
- Dedicated support in an application for bank funding
- On-going support after business start-up
TEDCO can also provide space for your business, we have three business centres in South Tyneside offering a range of workshop, manufacturing and office units, all available on flexible terms. We can also provide virtual office services, with packages specifically designed for start-up businesses.

SD Controls
Sd Controls
Friendly, personal service.

SD Controls is a locally based accounting firm specialising in the SME business sector. The vast knowledge obtained over the years allows a SIMPLE DIRECT CONTROL of our client's business affairs.

S D Controls Ltd can assist with:

* Monthly Management Accounts

* Annual Accounts for : Sole Traders /Partnerships and Audit Exempt Ltd Companies.

* Accounts Preparation and Audit Liason for larger companies.

* Tax Return Completion, VAT Return Completion, Payroll. Bookkeeping-on site or off.

* Business Start Ups- Including cash flow forecasts.

* HMRC Investigations. Negotiations- Banks etc.

* FIXED FEE - No Hidden extras,HMRC fee protection Insurance included foc.

Taylor Made packages.

It is our aim to create an accounting package that caters specifically to your needs. All Fees are fixed , payable in a method to suit you, monthly/quarterly/annually. All clients are visited at regular intervals and can contact us at any time evan outside normal office hours. Initial consultation is completely FOC.

Transmit Start-Ups
Transmit Start-Ups
Start Up Loans is a government backed scheme, providing repayable loans and mentoring to individuals in the UK with a viable business idea but no access to finance.

Transmit Start-Ups is national Delivery Partner for the scheme. We are here to guide you through the application process, including advice on creating a business plan and cashflow forecast. We support hundreds of entrepreneurs every year.

Our Start Up Loans are designed to help you get your businesses up and running and are available to people living in England or Scotland aged 18 or over. You can apply for loans of up to

Irwin Mitchell Newcastle
Irwin Mitchell Newcastle
The law firm of Irwin Mitchell is one of the largest law firms located in the United Kingdom. Their variety of expertise as well as their cadre of competent solicitors has catapulted Irwin Mitchell to the top of their industry. The law firm has offices all over the U.K. to make it much simpler for citizens to gain access to their services.

One office is located in Newcastle. This office houses a large number of solicitors with a wide range of legal expertise. This group of solicitors also has a lot of experience especially in personal injury law as well as dealing with medical negligence. The managing partner of this branch is a specialized expert in head and spinal cord injuries.

The Newcastle office of Irwin Mitchell of course serves people within the city of Newcastle. However, other surrounding areas are served as well. The Newcastle office is the centre for Irwin Mitchell services in the Northern part of England. This would include Tyne, Wear, Northumberland, Teesside, Co Durham and Cumbria.

A variety of legal services are offered by the Newcastle office. They have experience with and are able to assist you with personal injury claims. The type of claims runs the full gamut. Serious injury claims such as head and spinal injuries are a service provided. Also, mesothelioma claims as well as claims made for other asbestos related diseases are supported. Road accidents and criminal injury are other areas that the Newcastle office of Irwin Mitchell can assist with. Claims of work injury, burns, scars, lacerations, children's accidents and more are part of the personal injury legal services offered by the team at Irwin Mitchell in Newcastle.

Assistance with Medical negligence claims are another type of service offered in Newcastle. The specific type of medical negligence case can vary. The solicitors at the Newcastle can help with many types such as claims pertaining to the eyes, cancer, accidents, mental health, pregnancy, birth, surgery and more.

If you can help local start-ups and small business owners in Tyne And Wear, we would be delighted to help you reach them. Add Free Listing

Starting a New Business - Key Facts

In addition to these local pages, we have also compiled a library of information covering all of the most important issues that you have to consider when you start a business.

This includes articles, downloads and links to the best resources that are available for new business start ups.

Useful Start-Up Resources

Start Up Funding

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