How To: Start Your Own Creative Business or Go Freelance

Having your own business or working freelance is common in the creative industries, but it can be daunting if you don’t know where to start. Take a look below to find advice on how to get started.


Voice Mag have written a really useful guide to getting started as self employed including all the essentials such as insurance, tax returns and invoices:

Creative Lancashire provide support and sector-specific advice for creative enterprises and practitioners in Lancashire


Nesta Creative Enterprise Toolkit

Nesta has a great Creative Enterprise Toolkit to help you get started in starting your own business. Many creatives decide to go down the route of self-employment, but starting your own business can be nerve-wracking, this toolkit helps to give you the advice needed to get you started.

Creative Enterprise Toolkit | Nesta