The high street is changing. Retaillers are facing a perfect storm of spiralling business rates and ever-increasing rents. We look at out how central and local government in the UK can help high streets to flourish.
It can be difficult to keep up in a sector with tight restrictions and complicated regulations. We're here to help.
Small businesses and the self-employed are at the heart of our communities. This is evident in their willingness and ability to employ those furthest from the labour market, their support for local schools and colleges, and their volunteering activities on local issues such as parking.
Exporting isn’t just about big businesses exporting services and goods. Small businesses that export successfully can expect to increase their revenue and profitability by expanding into new markets. Hear from small businesses who are Going Global.
FSB outlines our recommendations for the Government in our General Election manifesto
A collection of ideas to shape the future of towns in Scotland
Get ready for recovery with FSB
When small businesses are paid on time, everyone’s a winner. Learn how to reduce your risk of late payments and what to do if you find yourself a victim of them with our guides, resources and practical advice.
Following the success of our #SaveOurCashpoints campaign, FSB and the consumer group Which? have launched a fresh, broader initiative aimed at protecting free access to cash all over the country.
FSB is a national gateway for the UK Government's Kickstart scheme and we're encouraging small businesses to get involved and help support young people with job placements in England, Scotland and Wales.