Local Support & Grants for Liskeard Businesses

Cornwall is blessed with many organisations aimed at nurturing new business. More than 70% of the local economy is driven by sole traders, SMEs and start-ups and innovation are encouraged as catalysts for growth.

Locally, Liskeard holds regular networking events and new businesses are always welcome to join the Liskeard Traders Association and Chamber of Commerce.

County-wide the support is considerable and expert, with 50% match funding common for training, product development and ‘Big Ideas’. Below are a few of the key drivers for growth in Cornwall, run by teams who go out of their way to aid relocation, and help new business get off the ground and stay there.

Invest in Cornwall


Detailed advice and logistical/financial support for inward-investing companies. Contact the Invest in Cornwall team on (01872) 322800.

Cornwall Business Pulse


A portal site, run by the Local Enterprise Partnership, providing links numerous Cornish business support, advice, training and funding organisations.

Outset Cornwall


‘Outset Cornwall is the helping hand you need, supporting you throughout your journey of starting a business here in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.’ The organisation regularly holds courses in Liskeard for entrepreneurs and people thinking of starting up here..

Your organisation not on this list?
Contact Tracy Hodgkins on 07713 133477
or email: jellypebbles@gmail.com