Tourism

  • Accommodation

    • Starting a Bed and Breakfast (B&B)

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a B&B. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • Starting a Touring Caravan Site

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a touring caravan site. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • Starting a Holiday Cottage Rental Business

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a business letting a holiday cottage. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • Starting a Hotel

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a hotel. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and some of the key trading issues. It also identifies some of the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information...

    • Starting a Guest House

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a guest house. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and some of the key trading issues. It also identifies some of the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information...

    • Starting a Campsite

      This profile provides information about starting up and running a campsite. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

  • Holidays

    • Starting an Outdoor Activity Centre

      This profile provides information about starting up and running an outdoor activity centre. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • A Guide to the UK Holidays and Tourism Sector

      This report provides an overview of the main factors affecting the UK holidays and tourism sector. It aims to help small business owners understand the opportunities and risks involved in starting up and trading within this sector...

  • Travel Professionals

    • How to become a Tour Guide

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a tour guide. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...

    • How to become a Travel Agent

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as an independent travel agent. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also identifies the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information...

    • How to become a Tour Operator

      This profile provides information about starting up and trading as an independent tour operator. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the main legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support...