PRINCES Trust Questions Answered


How can the Prince's Trust help me build a business?

 Want to work for yourself, but can't get the money you need to start your own business? Turned down because of your age, your credit record or because you're out of work? You can start a business, with help from The Prince's Trust.

If you're 18 to 30 and unemployed or 'underemployed' (in an unfulfilling part-time or temporary job) they can offer:

A low interest loan of up to £5,000.

Test marketing grants of up to £250.

Grants of up to £1,500 in special circumstances

Advice from a volunteer 'Business Mentor' during your first three years of trading

Extra support including discounted exhibition space and specialist advice


How many businesses do the Prince's Trust support each year?

This year they'll help more than 4,800 people set up in business.


How can I contact the Prince's Trust ?

The Prince's Trust Head Office is:  18 Park Square East, London, NW1 4LH, Tel: 020 7543 1234, Freephone: 0800 842842 - Fax: 020 7543 1200 - Email:

or click on the icon to the right and you will be taken to their web site.