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My mentor has been full of ideas for marketing the business. She's suggested things I would never have thought of and she's regularly checked in on how my targets have developed. This has given me a momentum which I didn't have.

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Documents to help you with your loan application


Click here to download detailed eligibility guidance for you and your business.

Business plan templates

You will need to put your business plan in one of the templates which you can download below. The template you will need, depends on the size of the loan you are applying for.

If you are applying for £2,500 or less

If you are applying for £3,000 or more

Cash flow forecast template

With your application you will need a cash flow forecast:

Personal survival budget

With your application you will need a personal survival budget:

James Caan shares his top tips for writing a business plan

In his regular blog, entrepreneur and investor James Caan tackles the issue of business planning for startups and small businesses.
> Read the article.


Luke Williams of Start Up Loans talks about the importance of your business plan.

Struggling with your business plan?

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