Business support and advice
We provide a whole range of services and useful information for businesses in Dartford.
The information is divided into two sections. The first will enable you to check which licences or regulations may apply to you, verify your health and safety requirements and search for available commercial property.
- Business Rates
- Food safety and infectious diseases
- Beauty treatment and skin piercing
- Doing business with the Council
- Public Registers
- Business Link - Government website that has a regulations checklist and allows online licence applications
The second section aims to provide you with guidance and support for your business, whether you are a new or established enterprise. You can search for available funding and find links to support networks and helpful sources of advice.
- Tiger fund - has £20 million of 0% loans to give to businesses as part of an investment strategy to create jobs in North Kent and Thurrock
- Search for available grants
- Advice and support for new businesses
- Apprentices - Kent jobs for Kent's young people
- Dartford Business Awards
- Useful links
We want to make sure that businesses have access to the right information
Everyone at Dartford Borough Council recognises that the unfolding Coronavirus outbreak is bound to cause anxiety in our community
Dartford Borough Council is working to support local families, voluntary groups and businesses through these challenging days
Useful contact details
Dartford Borough Council are pleased to launch a new scheme to support small businesses and charities who are not eligible for any other Covid-19 related scheme
Resident Food Support Contacts and Information
Financial support for businesses affected by Coronavirus restrictions