We can help you secure finance to start your business through the start-up loan scheme.

CDC Enterprise Agency has partnered with Transmit Start-Ups to deliver the Start-Up Loans scheme to UK entrepreneurs. Start-Up Loans is a government backed scheme, providing repayable loans and mentoring to individuals in the UK with a viable business idea but no access to finance.

We will help you through the application process, including advice on creating a business plan and cashflow forecast. There are no fees charged for obtaining a Start-Up Loan or any of the services associated with it.


  • Aged 18 or over

  • Be living in England, Scotland or Northern Ireland

  • Have an idea for a new business that has been trading for less than 2 years.

Further details can be obtained from Transmit Startups