Business Support from the FSB

Business Support
Home Office online immigration services
The Home Office would like to speak to small businesses to help make their immigration online services easier to use for employers. If you have employed individuals who require a visa to work in the UK, used to in the past, or if you plan to in the future, your feedback could be really helpful in improving online services. You can help by signing up to take part in research.

Net zero strategy launched 
The Government’s strategies on Heat and Buildings and Net Zero received a cautious welcome from FSB, with our response pointing out that small businesses will need a lot more detail and certainty before they can implement their own plans.

Budget must support small businesses
Today’s Budget is the Chancellor’s opportunity to reassure small businesses that the Government is on their side. FSB’s submission to the Spending Review highlights a range of policies and initiatives which the Government could adopt to help small businesses thrive. Do you have strong views on what should be in the Budget? If you would be willing to talk to the media about the impact the Budget will have on your business, please email

Late payment survey
The Small Business Commissioner is looking for views on late payment from small firms. Share your thoughts and experiences via this form.

Procurement opportunity for Spelthorne Businesses
Spelthorne Council will be utilising the Welcome Back Fund, provided by the European Union, to look at ways to improve our high streets and their surrounding areas and to encourage the public to return to the shops. If you are a business based in Spelthorne who would like the opportunity to tender for this contract please email with the following information: Title: Procurement Opportunity – Painting Of Underpass Walls And Soffits At Sunbury Cross, Your Name, Your Company Name, Company Address, Company Telephone Number, Company website.