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Start Up Loans

Starting a new business is challenging, particularly when you need to raise funds. Start Up Loans are available for entrepreneurs looking to start a business in Wales. Business in Focus is an Official Delivery Partner of the Start Up Loans Company and can assist you in applying for a Start Up Loan.

Start Up Loans can offer you:

  • Unsecured loans of between £500 - £25,000
  • Fixed interest rate, currently 6%
  • Repayment period from 1 to 5 years
  • FREE mentoring for the first year of the loan
  • Access to exclusive business offers

What is a Start Up Loan?

  • The Start Up Loans Company is a UK-wide, government backed scheme
  • Business in Focus is an official Start Up Loans delivery partner
  • Is a personal loan for business use
  • Available for businesses from launch to 24 months trading
  • Only available to individuals over the age of 18
  • Average loan amount borrowed is £7,200

Expert Advice and Support


Our experienced team will be on-hand to support you through the first year of your business journey. Whether you need to understand what a business plan is and where to start with one, require support in marketing your business, or you just need to discuss an idea, challenge and opportunity, our friendly team are just at the end of the phone for you to sound board to and develop your confidence.




Resources to help you with your Start Up Loan

Got a question? For more information and support with Start Up Loans complete the enquiry form below or give us a call today!


Phone 01656 868545




Business Offers Exclusive to Start Up Loan recipients

The Start Up Loans Company have secured some fantastic business offers, exclusive to Start Up Loan recipients. These provide discounts on a number of business products and services and equip an entrepreneur with many of the tools needed to launch a successful start-up. To find out about these exclusive offers and see how they could benefit your business visit

Some important points you need to know

  • The eligibility check is a hard credit search and will leave a footprint on your credit history
  • The Start Up Loan is a personal loan for business use
  • Successful applicants will incur monthly loan repayments
  • Failure to meet loan repayments will result in your credit score being affected
  • Formal action may be taken to address any missed or late repayments


Business in Focus Limited is an approved credit broker operating under a licence from the Financial Conduct Authority. Company Registration No. 2553654.

Successful or not, you will not be charged a fee for making a Start Up Loan application. If you have been charged a fee, please inform the Start Up Loans Company of this or write to with details.

When you apply for a loan, your application will be assessed individually based on the information you provide, a credit check obtained from a Credit Reference Agency and our internal credit policy. As a responsible lender, the Start Up Loan Company are committed to ensuring any loan offer made is affordable. Your credit history will therefore be considered and your existing financial position taken into account. When an application is declined we will inform you why your application could not be approved.

View Business in Focus Complaints Policy

View Start Up Loan Company Complaints Policy


Find out more about some of our clients and how their businesses have benefitted from receiving a Start Up Loan.


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