The London Borough of Bexley works with several organisations specifically related to connecting businesses to Bexley, helping them set up, succeed and grow.

There is a wider network of institutions, partnerships and networking groups which aim to support and connect businesses already located in Bexley, please see our guide to Local Business Support and Networking Groups.

For information on national organisations and groups which offer more general support and information, please see our guide to UK Business Support.

BIS is the central government department for business, innovation and skills. It has responsibility for creating the conditions for business success. The website is a useful source of information on business regulations and government policies.

The GLA is comprised of the Mayor of London and the London Assembly. They are responsible for spending Londoners' money wisely, overseeing the work of the organisation and electing the Mayor and Assembly.

London & Partners is the official promotional organisation for London, attracting and delivering value to business, event organisers, students and visitors. London & Partners works in partnership with organisations across the world to achieve our goal – that London is recognised as the best big city on Earth.

The TIC provides high quality business accommodation for both new and growing businesses, with everything from virtual office packages and hot-desk facilities, to a wide range of impressive studios and conference rooms. The TIC's team of resident consultants offer business support, mentoring and training to organisations large and small.

For further information on the TIC, please see our guide to the centre

Transport for London is a regional government body which is responsible for most aspects of the public transport system in Greater London.

UKTI works to boost UK export performance, attract foreign investment to the UK and enhance the UK's reputation in global markets. It also offers advice on exporting from the UK via its Passport to Export Service