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Business Advice and Guidance

If you are a business, organisation or community group in the Vale of Glamorgan there is advice and support to help you with your new or existing business.


Follow the links provided to find support and information that benefits you whether you are growing and expanding your business, or at the early start up stage. Take advantage of the wealth of advice, training and workshops that is available, much of which is provided at no cost to you.


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Business Wales
Expert guidance and training on all aspects of business activity.

Business Registration

Help and support about choosing the status that is best suited to you.

Digital Technology

Improve your use and knowledge of opportunities in new technology.  
Creative Rural Communities
The Vale’s rural regeneration initiative, developing innovative projects and ideas.
Farmers and Foresters
Advice about issues and growth plans in the agricultural sector. 

Town Centre Businesses

Forums and best practice to support our vibrant town centres. 
Tourism Businesses
Information and support for tourism related businesses. 
Peer-to-peer Mentoring
A service that matches Welsh businesses with experienced business mentors.
Social Business Wales
Support for anyone considering starting up or operating a social business.
Support and advice for volunteers and voluntary groups.
Big Ideas Wales
Advice for anyone starting their own business.
Prince's Trust
Delivering programmes and support for young people.

Campsite Toolkit

A rough guide to setting up your own campsite.
Community Cinema Toolkit
Guide to setting up your own community cinema.
Business Plan Guide
Guide for preparing a great business plan.


Information about apprenticeships in Wales.

Get in Touch

Should you still have questions after visiting the site, please call or email the economic development team for assistance.