Whether you're interested in the smaller business community, are planning to start a business or have an existing business, we have a package for you.
Our most popular package is FSB Business Essentials which includes a whole range of benefits and products designed to make your business fly
A suite of legal benefits including a dedicated helpline, bundled insurance products and a range of online information to keep your business safe. Plus a whole range of negotiated benefits to help save you money and win business.
Our Business Creation package is designed to make starting a business simpler, allowing you time to focus on what's important - making it a success.
Specialist company formation benefits, access to FSB networking, business banking and a range of products to help get you setup in business.
Joining FSB Connect is free and is a great way to be part of the FSB Community and have your voice heard.
You'll be able to access specialist networking events with like-minded members of the community and have your say in our Big Voice survey panel.
Whatever your circumstances, we have a package to suit you and your business. Click the button below to see which benefits are included in each package and start your FSB journey.
'Within a few weeks of joining we'd taken advantage of FSB’s Online Legal Documents. We started a graduate programme and access to these documents gave us an understanding of the legal side, and has helped us to create a number of processes and procedures.'
'When we first took on a member of staff, we used the online legal document template library. FSB does more important stuff than you think it does, there are lots of member benefits, probably more than we actually use.'
'Having somebody like FSB behind you is fantastic. There is a whole team behind the organisations, whatever is required: support, advice, finance, you know that you’re not alone, you’ve got FSB.'
We represent a diverse range of businesses from retailers to marketing agencies and just about everything in between. Take a look at more member stories and see how we could help your business fly.
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We offer three packages to suit your business needs. Joining FSB Connect is free, our Business Essentials package starts at £172.50 in the first year and our specialist Business Creation package has a fixed price of £129.
Scottish small businesses were planning to increase their staff numbers and boost capital investment in 2014, the last small business confidence index of 2013 showed.Our research showed that despite business confidence taking a seasonal dip it remained much higher than it was in the same quarter of the previous three years.
This report examines technology and the small business sector.
The UK's small firms are showing increasing optimism for 2014 as businesses remain positive about the economic outlook. Latest research suggests small firms want to grow their business and find access to finance a little easier, according to the Quarter 4.
This consultation provides the FSB’s views on Primary Authority Arrangements Scotland. The FSB welcomes the introduction of a primary authority scheme however raises concerns about the support structure for such a scheme in Scotland.
This consultation provides the FSB’s views on the Scottish Government’s consultation on the Glasgow Commonwealth Games (Trading and Advertising) (Scotland) Regulations. The FSB calls for small businesses to be a valued part of the games and a balance to be struck between realising the opportunities of the event and protecting the public and sponsors.
Scottish small businesses were at their most confident in three years, the third confidence index of 2013 showed. After rising for four successive quarters, Scottish small business confidence was at its highest since the start of 2010 - however the Scottish figure continued to lag behind the UK average.
This report examines local procurement across the UK a year on from the FSB’s 'Local Procurement: Making the most of small businesses' report.
Extensive new research from the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) shows that 58 per cent more of the money spent by local authorities with small firms is re-spent in the local economy compared to that spent with large businesses in the same area.
Summary document of the Local procurement, making the most of small businesses, one year on.
This consultation gives the FSB’s view on the Scottish Government’s National Planning Framework 3. The FSB broadly supports the direction that National Planning Framework 3 is taking and calls for a planning system that is flexible and responsive.
This response gives the FSB’s views on the Scottish Government’s Scottish Planning Policy Draft. The FSB welcomes the modernisation of the planning system and make recommendations on how to make it business friendly.
Following the optimism in the previous two quarters of 2013, confidence rose to the highest level seen since the Small Business Index began in 2010. Confidence stood at +33.5, up from 15.9 reported in Q2. Confidence rose in most sectors and regions.
The FSB brings you Scotland's 'Voice of Small Business' Member Survey ' the largest of its kind. It takes a unique insight into issues affecting micro and small businesses in Scotland.
The FSB brings you our 'Voice of Small Business' Member Survey' from Wales. It is the largest of its kind and takes a unique insight into issues affecting micro and small businesses in Wales.
The FSB brings you the 'Voice of Small Business' Member Survey ' the largest of its kind. It takes a unique insight into issues affecting micro and small businesses in the UK.
If more of its members took the plunge to export for the first time, £792 million could be added to the economy annually according to a new report from the FSB on exporting.
This short paper provides recommendations on the reforms of the GCSE system.
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