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.
In this June 2015 response to the National Assembly Enterprise and Business Committee's discussion on the Welsh Government's Co-investment in Skills Framework, we highlight issues such as the need to ensure a financially sustainable skills system in Wales, which finds a balance between government, employer and individual responsibility for skills development.
The FSB has provided evidence in this consultation about the protection of small businesses when purchasing goods and services.
The FSB consultation response to BIS Consumer and Competition Policy on alternative dispute resolutions for consumers.
The FSB has responded to a Ofgem consultation on supplier objections.
This consultation provides the FSB’s views on the Commission on Local Tax Reform. The FSB expressed their disappointment at the exclusion of Non-Domestic Rates from the commission's remit and highlighted issues that affect small businesses that may be relevant for the commission to consider.
A new report on the importance of Intellectual Property (IP) for small businesses.
Scottish small business confidence rose in the second quarter of 2015 but an increasing proportion of firms are warning about skills shortages. The report reveals that while Scottish confidence tracks behind the UK average, a growing balance of Scottish FSB members believe that business conditions are set to improve.
This consultation provides the FSB’s views on the changes to public procurement rules in Scotland. The FSB highlights areas within the changes to public procurement that need further attention.
As FSB Wales we believe that a better regulation approach for Wales can benefit both those who are regulated and the regulators themselves. In this paper we call for the Welsh Government to adopt a better regulation approach and set out practical steps to achieve this.
In this consultation the FSB is calling for the development of a user-friendly guide and online tool which would be separate from the current technical guidance and take businesses through the basics of the scheme.
The FSB's response to a consultation by the Department of Business, Innovation and skills on late payment terms and practices. The embedded culture of poor payment practices costs small firms tens of billions of pounds each year and negatively impacts on cash flow. This stifles the potential for businesses to grow and take on new staff, repay credit, and in some cases pay their own supply chain.
FSB response to European Commission’s Public Consultation on the Review of the Working Time Directive.
FSB: Our work and achievements 2014-15 - Federation of Small Businesses: Policy, Press and Public Affairs
The FSB consultation response to Ofgem's review of the electricity connections market.
This consultation provides the FSB’s views on the Scottish Government’s review on the Non-Domestic Rating (NDR) Valuation Appeals System. The FSB calls for a wider review of the NDR system and a level playing field for small businesses within the appeals system.
This report provides an in-depth profile of Scottish home-based businesses, dispelling many of the popular myths about these firms. The report argues that local government, regulators, banks and enterprise support agencies can’t ignore these businesses and should adapt their approach to better meet their needs.
FSB NI response to the Review of Youth Training Interim Report (February 2015)
This report examines the business support landscape for small businesses in England and the FSB outlines recommendations to the Local Enterprise Partnerships.
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