Knowledge Hub

This is a resource of helpful guides from business experts. Find useful articles on a range of topics to help you to grow your business, become more resilient, manage a workforce or start a new business.

Council Services Online

Find out more about the services the council provides for local businesses. Whether you require planning advice, building control, information about business rates, a premises licence or environmental health services, Waverley Borough Council is here to support your business.

Grow Your Business

IncuHive are specialists in small business development and we fund them to offer free tailored support to all local businesses in the borough, including business planning, funding and mentoring.

Runnymede Business Boost

The Runnymede Business Boost programme is here to provide FREE one-to-one business advice to support businesses in the Runnymede area. Whether you aim to increase turnover, grow your business, or improve efficiency, the advisers are ready to assist you.

Reduce business costs through Sustain Spelthorne

Sit down with a Cost Reduction Specialist who can offer free, impartial advice and give your business access to deals most small and medium sized businesses would never even be aware of. Just 20/30 minutes could potentially save your business money! This service is fully funded by Spelthorne Borough Council and entirely free to Spelthorne based businesses.

Emergency Planning for Businesses

This helps businesses prepare for an emergency, including a description of Business Continuity Management. All businesses can suffer from disruptions. Businesses may be affected by the loss of the following organisational resources: staff, premises, technology, IT, supplies or stakeholders.

Mole Valley for Business – One-To-One Business Advice

Dive into a world of invaluable expertise with our free one-to-one advisory sessions. These sessions are open to all Mole Valley businesses and span a wide array of topics, from fostering sustainable growth to fortifying your financial strategy.


Britain’s first online gateway for businesses looking for mentoring. Mentorsme is designed to help businesses find a mentor in a fast and easy way.

ScaleUp Institute 

Private sector, not-for-profit company focused on making the UK the best place in the world to scale up a business. High level focus incorporating collaboration with policy makers, corporate partners and educational establishments. Includes links to various support programmes (E.g. Innovate UK EDGE). 

NatWest Business Accelerator 

The NatWest Accelerator supports and empowers UK entrepreneurs to scale their businesses to the next level.Supports entrepreneurs to scale their businesses to the next level. Includes one-to-one coaching, events (including thought leadership), access to networks, access to experts and use of modern co-working space