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.
'I just felt wow, I want to be part of this organisation so I joined.'
'Having someone there like the FSB who you can just call on for those other things you’re not quite sure on, it’s been invaluable.'
'What you can save by taking up some of the membership offers will save you your membership fee.'
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.
More Member Stories
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.
Tees Valley Business Compass is the one-stop shop for business support and funding to help businesses based in Darlington, Hartlepool, Middlesborough, Stockton or Redcar & Cleveland. Strongly supported by the Tees Valley Mayor, Ben Houchen, they love helping Tees Valley businesses grow.
They provide a range of different events to engage with local businesses and share their expert knowledge on how SMEs can grow their business. They provide support for businesses looking for funding towards growth projects, if your requirement is for less than £25k they offer a fast-track service to help you access your required funds and get on with growing your business.
These capital grants can be used to expand or diversify your business, larger sums have been made available to other businesses to support their ambitions, often through the use of consultancy support.
TVBC can offer specific support by the way of broadband vouchers enabling the installation and upgrading of networks to help businesses grow. There are also innovation vouchers to boost research & development, one firm received £11k towards a £33.6k project to develop a new customer interface. They are also keen for businesses to reduce their carbon footprint, saving costs at the same time, through their energy project voucher scheme.
They’ve already helped many different businesses across the region to realise their ambitions including several FSB Members, why not get in touch (@Tees_Compass or 01642 939386) to discuss how they can help your business. Alternatively why not come along to the Tees Valley Business Summit on 3 July at Teesside University, it’s FREE to attend, just register here. FSB Tees Valley will have a stand so don’t forget to pop along and say hello.