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Looking for a start up loan…?

Let’s Do Business Start Up, part of the Let’s Do Business Group, has a proven track record in successfully delivering start-up loans and business mentoring to people ready to take their first steps in the business world.

Taking advantage of the wealth of experience we have at our disposal, we are on a mission to supply the people of Sussex, Brighton & Hove, Kent, Surrey and Hampshire with the finance, guidance and mentoring they need to get their businesses off the ground.

We’re also working in other areas such as Gloucestershire, Devon, Cornwall, Bristol and North Somerset delivering start up loans with local partners – call us to get contact details of a partner in your area.

If you need help, one of our team will talk you through the application process, making sure you’ve got all the help you need to turn your idea into reality.

Browse below for information on start up loans in your area, or visit our starting your enterprise page if you want to apply now.


Help in your region

Submit your start your enterprise form today and you could be an entrepreneur in your area


Looking to start a new enterprise in Sussex? You've come to the right place! We're here to help you get the access you need to fund your new business.


If you're after funding in Surrey we can help. Our helpful team is on hand to talk you through the process.


If you want to start a new business in Kent we've got the expertise to help. Whatever your query, our team is on hand to give you the help you need.

Brighton & Hove

We're here to help the budding entrepreneurs of Brighton & Hove. If you need business advice and help your application, get in touch with our team today.


Help is now at hand for the entrepreneurs of Hampshire. If you're looking for start up finance our team is here to guide you.

Start up loans

The Let's Do Business Start Up team is experienced in providing access to funding and business advice to budding new businesses. Find out more about what we offer to aspiring entrepreneurs.

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If you have a question, feel free to get in touch!


  • Address: Let's Do Business Group
    8th Floor,
    Ocean House,
    87-89 London Road,
    St Leonards-on-Sea,
    East Sussex. TN37 6LW
  • Email: loans@ldbgroup.co.uk
  • Telephone: 0844 943 2988 (Calls cost 5p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge. If your mobile tariff allows free calls to landlines, you can call 01424 205 500.)

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