Drawing up a business plan

While every business is unique, there is certain information that every business has to provide when applying for finance. That is why it is important to draw up a proper business plan. In the same way as you would test-drive a car before you buy it, we need information about your company before we can partner with you.

While it is not compulsory to have a business plan, you may find it easier to get funding if you do have a business plan in place that is well-thought through and sets out all the necessary detail about your prospective business. Potential business partners must know how their investment will be used, and ultimately, what it will achieve for the business. In this sense, your business plan is like your ambassador - showing how the various elements of your business are integrated into a vibrant whole.

Your business plan must include details about your business idea, your intended market and the industry in general. Refer to our business plan template to ensure that you don't overlook any important information.

Basic information for a business plan
Guide to creating a business plan

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