Thursday, 26 Apr 2012
Frequently Asked Questions
UK companies can contact us by the methods shown below, answers to commonly asked questions can be found in our FAQ - please look at these before contacting us.
General enquiries including information on exporting overseas
T: +44 (0)20 7215 5000
This service is provided by the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS) under a shared service agreement.
Our helpline is open from 09:00 to 17:00, Monday to Friday.
Investing in the UK
For specific help setting up in the UK or for help mapping your business ambitions to the UK, please contact the UKTI Investment Services Team by Telephone: from outside the UK +44 (0)207 333 5442, from inside the UK +44 (0)845 539 0419.
Overseas companies seeking specific help with setting up in the UK or for help mapping your business ambitions to the UK should use this online enquiry form. Our investment location services are independent, highly professional and free of charge.
Write to us
Address correspondence to our enquiry unit:
UK Trade & Investment Enquiry Service,
BIS Enquiry Unit,
1 Victoria Street.
London, SW1H 0ET
Our target is to respond to you within fifteen working days. More complex enquiries may require referral and additional research. We will advise you within five working days if this is the case, and respond as soon as possible.
Where to Find Us
UKTI’s London HQ
UK Trade & Investment
1 Victoria Street
London, SW1H 0ET
UKTI’s Glasgow HQ
450 Argyle Street, Glasgow,
Find regional, sectoral and country contacts
UKTI has a staff of over 2,400 people in 96 countries, and with a network of international trade advisers (ITAs) in the UK regions and devolved administrations, you’re never far from one of our local offices, or our expert advice.
UKTI’s Networks & Partnerships
UKTI supports a wide range of business partnership schemes which give you the opportunity to network, find business and research partners, and use the help of major global trade services providers.