Portsmouth City Council business support

For more details call 023 9284 1074

or email business@portsmouthcc.gov.uk

At Portsmouth Central Library, you will find useful tools for aspiring entrepreneurs and helps small businesses to get started and to grow. 

There are resources enabling business people to: get advice on intellectual property, including patents, designs, trademarks and copyright.

Businesses may also access the West Law UK legal database providing help with the legal requirements involved in tasks such as setting up a limited company or registering as self-employed..

  • Borrow books on accounting, marketing, management, law, consulting, project management and negotiating skills, and read news sources including the Financial Times, the Business Magazine and Hampshire Chamber's business news magazine.

Don't forget you can follow Portsmouth City Council on Twitter @Portsmouthbiz for the latest Business Information.

There is a huge range of localarea profiles, a legal library, fact sheets about specific business activitiessuch as setting up a limited company, how to write Terms & Conditions andmarketing online.

There is a huge range of local area profiles, a legal library, fact sheets about specific business activities such as setting up a limited company, how to write Terms & Conditions and marketing online.

Apply for a Portsmouth library card by visiting www.portsmouth.gov.uk.