We work with policy makers and politicians at every level, across the UK and Europe. We raise awareness of the issues affecting our members’ businesses and campaign for changes in the law on these issues.
FSB's latest reports
Building an immigration system that works for small businesses
Smaller businesses across England and Wales are particularly vulnerable to business crime, which has often been considered the poor relation to other forms of crime. This report demonstrates the extent of small business crime, the type of crimes they experience, the average costs to individual businesses owners and the wider economic impact.
Report examines the impact of poor broadband and mobile connections on small businesses and lays out recommendations to improve the situation.
Report examining the impact of migrant entrepreneurs on the Scottish economy – finding that immigrant-led firms generate £13bn and 107,000 jobs.
How apprenticeship reforms have impacted small firms and what needs to change to make the system work better.
Prompt payment is an essential prerequisite for healthy and resilient supply chains. This is critical for smaller suppliers, where cash flow is often managed on tight margins.