Enterprise Hub

about enterprise hub

Enterprise Hub is the enterprise gateway for business start-up support in Merseyside.

Offering expert advice and support to those who are thinking about starting a business including help to:

  • Understand the process of starting a business

  • Research a business idea

  • Build a comprehensive business plan

  • Develop a marketing plan

  • Create financial forecasts to understand the costs of running your business and potential income

  • Identify sources of finance to get started

Whether you are considering your self-employment options or have a clear business idea and are ready to receive guidance to start, get in touch with the Enterprise Hub team who can link you to local support to guide you through your journey.

how to contact enterprise hub

Contact our expert team who will help to assess your business needs and link you to the relevant support via:

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Eligibility for business start-up support

You can access support to start your new business through Enterprise Hub if you are:

  • A man or woman living in Knowsley, Sefton, Wirral, Liverpool, St Helens or Halton

  • Currently unemployed, employed or economically inactive

  • Looking to get support to start a business/go self-employed

  • Not yet registered as self-employed

Enterprise Hub Partnership

City of Liverpool College are the accountable body for Enterprise Hub with The Women's Organisation taking the lead on delivery as the managing agent. 10 delivery partners and 5 strategic partners work together to offer expert advice and guidance, building Liverpool City Region as a central hub for enterprise. 


Enterprise Hub is receiving funding from the England European Regional Development Fund as part of the European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020. The Department for Communities and Local Government is the Managing Authority for European Regional Development Fund. Established by the European Union, European Regional Development Fund funds help local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support innovation, businesses, create jobs and local community regeneration. For more information visit https://www.gov.uk/european-growth-funding