Formed as a result of Southampton City Council's partnership with the British Library, The Business and IP Centre (BIPC) Southampton is a dynamic and innovative entrepreneurial hub located on the first floor of Southampton Central Library - in the Civic Centre.
The BIPC is funded by government funding via the DCMS grant.
The aim of the centre is to provide much needed free support entrepreneurs and SME's in Southampton, helping people and businesses thrive.
Our vision is to create a place where the dignity, ideas and creativity of people are respected and celebrated.
how to get here
Take the Bluestar Number 17, 18, 4 or 7 to the Art Gallery/Civic Centre.
You can also take the First Bus Number 3 and 2.
Civic Centre Rd, Southampton, SO14 7LW. We are open Monday to Friday 10:00 - 17:00 and Saturday 10:00 - 16:00.