Starting a Business While Under 18
- Price: £3.60
- Published: April 2017
- Type: Business Information Factsheet
- Format: PDF
Starting a business can be challenging at any age, but starting up when under 18 years of age involves additional challenges. These include the specific legal status of minors and regulations affecting the type of work that young people are able to do. There may also be issues with opening a business bank account and applying for credit cards, loans and business support.
This factsheet provides a summary of the main factors people who are aged under 18 need to consider when thinking about starting a business.