The support from the NHBF you need whenever you need it.

Welcome to the new NHBF Business Support Hub, your one-stop destination for everything you need to run your business.

The Hub offers a wide range of resources and guidance, so don’t worry because we've got you covered, from sustainability solutions to detailed guides and blogs that can point you in the right direction and ensure you make the right choices.

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Feel good inside and out is our new partnership campaign with Better Health - Every Mind Matters. The campaign and digital resource aims to enable people to take care of their mental wellbeing and support others. The programme targets promoting mental wellbeing and addressing the four most commonly reported subclinical mental health concerns, which include anxiety, low mood, stress, and trouble sleeping.



The NHBF has commissioned an independent paper by Pragmatix Advisory which models a 'smoothing mechanism' or tiered rates around the VAT threshold, aiming to incentivise growth. Unfortunately, this creates a cliff-edge effect that stifles growth, encourages non-reporting, and ultimately reduces tax revenues to HM Treasury.

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Staying up-to-date with the latest training and apprenticeship opportunities is crucial in the hair and beauty industry. Our comprehensive and regularly updated information allows you to explore training options and ensure that your team receives the best education and development opportunities.



Managing teams in a salon or barbershop can be complex, but we're here to simplify it for you. Our expert advice and practical tips will help you streamline your salon, enhance productivity, and create a positive work environment.



Explore our exclusive guides for Members to provide you with essential knowledge for successfully operating your business. Our guides cover a broad range of topics, including HR, navigating health and safety regulations, ensuring GDPR compliance, and expertly managing your finances.

Non-members - To access these guides, you will need to sign up as a friend of the NHBF



We recognise the growing importance of environmental consciousness in the beauty industry and are here to support you every step of the way. We provide comprehensive resources, expert advice, and practical tools to help you create an environmentally friendly business. This includes implementing energy-efficient practices, reducing waste and promoting sustainable salon design.



The NHBF and the Bank of England, recognise the challenges businesses face in protecting themselves against financial loss and reputational damage caused by counterfeit banknotes.

In partnership with the Bank of England we provide a comprehensive solution to safeguarding your business against counterfeit banknotes.



The NHBF have collaborated with Ofgem, the energy regulator for Great Britain. We are here to help you discover financial support options, energy efficiency schemes, and practical tips to save money on your energy bills.