Who is this membership for?
Kickstart membership is for people within the early stages of their self-employed career or about to start their business. We provide specific guidance on building a sustainable business where you’ll thrive working for yourself.
This membership is also perfect for those with a side hustle who are seriously considering transitioning into full time self-employment.
£16 a month Incl. VAT
The key benefits
This 12-month Incubator provides hands-on support for launching a new business, featuring monthly resources and tasks to keep you on track.
Support for registering your company
IPSE will complete your online company registration with Companies House and provide you with the full set of digital company documents.
Illness and injury cover
If you are ill or injured for three or more weeks and cannot work, IPSE will compensate you up to £1500.
Events, training, and networking
IPSE holds a diverse range of events every year, both online and in-person, to help you expand your skills and knowledge and make connections.
The Business Hub
Access 100s of templates, guides and tools (created by experts) 24/7, so you never have to wait to keep your business moving forward.
1-2-1 Success Sessions
Our experienced members are here to lend an ear. Book a 20 minute chat with an expert to discuss anything from finding work to data protection.
Starting out with our Incubator programme
The 12-month Incubator provides hands-on support for launching a new business. Each month, you'll receive a range of helpful resources and tasks to complete, taking you step-by-step through the creation of your business. Plus, you'll have access to the expert team at IPSE and our helplines, should you have any questions along the way.
Support from real people
When you're just starting out, it can be difficult to know who to turn to for advice and support. By becoming a member of IPSE, you're joining a supportive community of people who have chosen to be their own boss, just like you. As the only not-for-profit focused solely on self-employment in the UK, IPSE provides impartial, accurate and relevant advice on the topics that matter to you.
Plus, our helplines, 1-2-1 Success Sessions, meet-ups, online groups, and member engagement representatives are all ways you can chat to real people about whatever's on your mind.
We're here to help
Reach out to the IPSE membership team for all of your queries about membership on 0208 897 9970 or through our contact form.Contact us
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