Guide

Use your home as a workplace

Introduction

Running your business from home might be the best option for you if you become self-employed. Using your home as a workplace could enable you to get your new business up and running without the added challenge of looking for business premises.

Working from home: factors to consider

If you are planning to set up and run a business from your home, there are a number of things you need to take into consideration before you begin.

Working from home can affect your mortgage, your home insurance, your tax situation, other people living in your house and even your neighbours.

This guide explains the advantages and disadvantages of working from home and helps you turn the place you live in into a place of work.