Your cookie settings

Cookies are very small text files that some websites store on your computer when you visit them.

Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently and remembering your preferences.

We use cookies on our website to make your browsing experience better. By using this website you accept our use of cookies in accordance with the settings below.

Your allowed cookies:

Strictly Necessary are always allowed by default.

Table goes here
More information about cookies

Access to business finance

Our business loans and mortgages can help you fund your growth plans or buy a home for your business

Businesses need to borrow for lots of reasons – from needing extra cash and managing a quiet period to financing the next stage of growth.

Whatever your reasons, here's information on the various funding sources available to you along with some hints and tips to help you when applying for business finance.

I'm looking to grow my business

Expanding a business needs careful thought and planning. Here some of the things you should think about.


Available business finance options

There are a number of sources to consider when seeking business finance.

Assurances to business lenders

When you're approaching a lender or investor about business finance, be open and honest as they need confidence in your plans. Here some of the things they'll be looking for:

Small steps you can take now

Are you a Barclays customer?

See loan options
Arrange to talk to a Barclays Business Manager

Book an appointment
Download a guide on government grants

Download now
Important information
1 - Lines open Monday to Friday, 8am-7pm. To maintain a quality service, we may monitor and record phone calls. Call charges

Barclays Bank PLC. Authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority (Financial Services Register number: 122702). Barclays Bank PLC subscribes to the Lending Code which is monitored and enforced by the Lending Standards Board. Further details can be found at Barclays Insurance Services Company Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Financial Services Register number: 312078).

Barclays Bank PLC. Registered in England. Registered no. 1026167. Barclays Insurance Services Company Limited. Registered in England. Registered no. 973765. Registered office for both: 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP. ‘The Woolwich’ and ‘Woolwich’ are trademarks and trading names of Barclays Bank PLC. Barclays Business is a trading name of Barclays Bank PLC.


Barclays Premier League

Proud sponsors of the Barclays Premier
League & the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals

Barclays APT  World Tour Finals