Cost of Living: Business Support

Price rises are affecting businesses across the country. The Government has announced a cap on wholesale business energy bills for the next six months to help mitigate rising energy costs.

However, in addition to this new support, a wide range of existing resources and programmes are already available to help you protect your business. These fall under three broad categories:

 

There will be different resources available to you, depending on which Local Authority you live under. Please click on the map below to find out what’s available to you:

FIND LOCAL SUPPORT FOR YOU AND YOUR BUSINESS

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EVENTS

News image - Understanding energy use in manufacturing
7 Feb 2023 - 9:30 am-11:00 am

Understanding energy use in manufacturing

As we all know, the cost of energy has skyrocketed in recent months, and manufacturers particularly are seeing these increased costs eating away at profit […]

News image - Positive Mental Health  Awareness
7 Feb 2023 - 11:00 am-1:00 pm

Positive Mental Health Awareness

As part of our wider Cost of living support available, this interactive training led by Positive Mental Health trainers is suitable to all adult professionals […]

News image - Climate Solutions Accelerator Course
21 Feb 2023 - 11:00 am-1:00 pm

Climate Solutions Accelerator Course

As part of our wider Cost of living support available, this two-hour facilitated training course provides an efficient but effective way to understand the basics […]

News image - NetZero MK Power Hour: Stop Wasting Your Waste
28 Feb 2023 - 10:00 am-11:00 am

NetZero MK Power Hour: Stop Wasting Your Waste

Few businesses can produce zero waste. In fact, around 15% of a company’s emissions are the result of their waste streams. Beyond the carbon and cost […]

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WHO IS IT FOR?

This hub is designed to support business owners in the SEMLEP region who are looking for resources on how to cope with increases to the cost of living, and how it may affect their businesses.