Expert Advice for your Start-up Business.

BDS offer Specialist Professional Support for Business Start Up in Lichfield, Tamworth, Staffordshire, Birmingham and the Midlands.

The gap left by the closure of Business Link is being tackled locally through proven services: Support4Tamworth and Lichfield Work Clubs

BDS is providing free help on behalf of these two local Councils and the local Business Economic Partnership to those considering business start up and who may be interested in starting their own business or social enterprise

This service provides:

  • Business Awareness Workshops;  providing valuable information and support  – based at local Work Clubs
  • 1:1 advice clinics; confidential meetings with one of our experienced business advisors – run at venues across Tamworth & Lichfield to suit the entrepreneur

BDS has been working with new and established businesses & charities since 1989.  We understand that setting up in business can be exciting and rewarding, but there are challenges and risks to be faced and new skills that you need to develop.

BDS offers professional, experienced business advice on how to minimise the risks and deal with any challenges you may face. The team of professional and experienced advisers at BDS can help you to build the foundations for your future success by creating and working to a robust business plan.

BDS can get involved and help you at the earliest stage of your business development.  We can help you to develop your ideas, concepts and systems ahead of your business launch.

Our dedicated team of experienced advisers can provide you with an exceptionally high level of business support.  We build long-term relationships with our clients so we are always there when you need us, no matter how big your business grows.

IF you are looking for a high quality business start up or business support programme which imparts the necessary skills and knowledge, call BDS today on 01543 416222 or email

To find out more about what you need to know about Registering a business with HMRC, Self-Assessment, Tax, NI, Expenses, Record Keeping, PAYE, VAT etc, visit this HMRC Tutorial: