Business Gateway offers practical help, advice
and support to new and growing businesses in Scotland as well as
suite of online tools to help support new businesses and a helpline
to provide support.
In April 2010, a national development agency for Scotland's arts,
screen and creative industries was launched - Creative
The organisation supports new and existing talent and
businesses, educates young people and promotes Scotland as a
creative place to make films, award winning television and
world-renowned digital entertainment.
Year of Creative Scotland 2012 is a major focus for the
organisation this year.
Cultural Enterprise Office
The Cultural Enterprise Office supports
creative businesses throughout Scotland, with free specialist
one-to-one advice, online information, enquiry service and
dedicated workshops and networking.
Glasgow City Council
Glasgow City Council offers a wide range of
business support services including planning and development
Digital Enterprise Glasgow
Digital Enterprise Glasgow is a business incubation facility
designed to provide intensive business support. Above all, it
offers a nurturing environment to help accelerate entrepreneurial
activity through a cluster of rent free incubation hubs located in
Glasgow Film Office
Film Office offer a free service to every kind of production
unit that wishes to film in the city.
Through location and crewing advice to recces and logistical
support, Glasgow Film Office plays a valuable role to both incoming
and indigenous productions looking to film in the city.
The Glasgow Film Partnership is a collaboration between the
creative industries involved in location filming in Glasgow and the
public and private stakeholders most affected by their activities.
Creative clyde is a member of the partnership.
Interactive Scotland is a Scottish Enterprise
initiative to drive growth in the Scottish digital media sector.
- Market research and intelligence
- Assistance to prepare products for market
- Business development assistance
- Help to make connections
- Networking events
Scottish Development International
SDI is the
international arm of Scottish Enterprise.
They help Scottish companies to export and also attract
international investment from abroad. They offer funding, business
support, advice, workshops, market research and a full aftercare
service to companies wishing to locate here.
Scottish Enterprise is Scotland's main economic
development agency, which basically helps Scottish businesses
They offer funding, advice and support to companies in order to
help Scottish companies to compete, build globally competitive
sectors, attract new investment and create a world-class business
TalentScotland is a talent attraction
project that showcases Scotland as an outstanding destination to
live, work and study.
They provide information on industries, employers
and job vacancies in Scotland, a graduate placement programme and
information about studying Scotland. They also provide advice on
visas, immigration and relocation and well as information about