Accelerator Directory / The Start-up Loans Company

Business Description

"A UK government funded scheme to provide advice, loans and mentoring to startup businesses.

The Start Up Loans Company was established in September 2012, with a mission to help new and early stage UK businesses access affordable finance and mentoring support.

We’re an independently managed, government-backed scheme, supported by the British Business Bank and designed to support businesses who struggle to access other forms of finance.

We work with a national network of Delivery Partners who are based across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. In addition to helping applicants prepare their business plan and cash flow forecast, our Delivery Partners are responsible for assessing final applications and providing ongoing mentoring support to successful applicants.

We also work with two Finance Partners, STREET UK Limited and THE ENTERPRISE LOAN FUND (trading as Business Finance Solutions), who are responsible for administering the loan agreements and funds to successful applicants. Our Finance Partners are the key point of contact for any matters relating to loan administration and repayments. Delivery Partners do not get involved at this level once the loan has been granted.

Delivery Partners:

Antur Teifi
Biz Britain
Business Finance Solutions
Business in Focus
Coventry and Warwickshire Reinvestment Trust
DSL Business Finance
Enterprise Loans East Midlands
Enterprise Northern Ireland
Fashion Angel
Finance for Enterprise
Financing Start Up Enterprise
Five Lamps
Hull Business Development Fund
Hyndburn Enterprise Trust
Lancashire Community Finance
Let’s Do Business Group
London Small Business Centre
Merseyside Special Investment Fund
Midlands Community Finance
Outset Finance
Prince’s Trust
Robert Owen Community Banking
Startup Direct
SWIG Finance
The Business Enterprise Fund
Transmit Start-Ups
Virgin StartUp

Registered Address

71-75 Shelton Street
Covent Garden

Contact Details

Key Data

Company Number
Private Limited by Guarantee/No Share Capital/(Use of Limited Exemption)
Company Age
6 years
June 25, 2012
Nature of Business
64999 - Financial intermediation not elsewhere classified
Year End
March 31
Accounts Due
December 31, 2018
Latest Accounts
March 31, 2017


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