Enterprise First

Enterprise First offer a range of free support including independent advice and mentoring support.  One-to-one business support and workshops are available for start ups and established businesses.  Enterprise First:

  • run workshops - if you are thinking of starting up a business this should be your first step!
  • work with Virgin StartUp Loans and can help you apply for funding
  • are the local delivery partner for Start and Grow a new initiative supported by the Regional Growth Fund which offers three years of support and advice for new businesses 
  • offer free one-to-one business advice sessions or mentoringif you need something longer term
  • run practical workshops on marketing and finance
  • provide a Business Toolkit offering a host of documents and resources
  • manage four Enterprise Centres providing access to light industrial and office space on flexible terms
  • Free Start Up pack

About Enterprise First

Enterprise First is a not-for-profit company, with public and private-sector funding that allows them to offer independent, confidential advice and support completely free, or at a nominal cost.

An award winning organisation with a 97% client recommendation rate, Enterprise First has been supporting startups and existing businesses since 1981.

A member of the Cavendish Consortium and the National Enterprise Network, Enterprise First are delivery partners for a number of national programmes - Virgin Start Up Loans and Start and Grow. 

For more information contact:

Service Provider

Enterprise First


01252 319 272






Enterprise First, 11 Wellington Street, Aldershot, Hampshire, GU11 1DX