Business Gateway Orkney is here to support businesses based in the Orkney Islands. We offer free and impartial business advice to anyone wanting to start up or develop a business within the islands. We can provide a wealth of information tailored to your business needs, and you can access one to one support from an adviser at the local office in Kirkwall as well as information on a range of locally run courses.

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Entrepreneurs launch first street food outlet in Orkney

Orkney’s first street food outlet has been launched by local entrepreneurs, following start-up support from Business Gateway

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Orkney baker on a roll thanks to Business Gateway advice

After relocating to Orkney from Sweden, a local baker contacted Business Gateway and was granted £1500 to fund the purchase of a new oven.

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Orkney model maker showcased by Small Business Saturday

Peedie Models received one-to-one business support, specialist marketing advice and was awarded a business development grant.

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“Best vinegar you can buy” thrives with Business Gateway support

Sam Britten worked with Business Gateway to help accommodate increased demand for the craft vinegar.

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Orkney Gin Company toasts success

Gary and Andrea Watt turned to Business Gateway for start-up advice, planning support and routes to essential grants.

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Orkney boat charters makes waves with business expansion

Business Gateway worked with Northerly Marine Services to help them with their ambition to grow.

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USA beckons for software company

Already a market leader in the UK, Kyloe Partners aims to build a presence in the USA as part of its long-term plans.

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Investment helps Orkney physio gallop ahead

A keen horse rider who competed for Scotland as a youngster has launched her own physiotherapy business working with both animals and humans.

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Orkney Jewels shining bright across the world

A jewellery maker who specialises in gemstones is selling her handmade Scottish products to customers across the world.

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Business Gateway Kirkwall

14 Queen Street
KW15 1JE
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01856 886 666

Opening hours:

Monday to Friday

09:00 to 17:00