Step 9 – Check up on Legal and Licence issues

When setting up in business, an understanding of the red tape involved is a must. It is essential that you have read through and understand all aspects of the relevant laws and regulations involved in starting a business. You will need to consider: tax laws, intellectual property, employment regulations, digital legislation, data protection, insurance, licences and permits, planning and much more. Take a look to see what you need to look into regarding legal issues.

For regulations like licensing, planning or environmental issues, Better Business for All has some helpful advice.