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COVID-19 Support

  • Business Recovery Helpline 03333 602 300 - Monday to Friday 8.30am-5.30pm
    This service is funded by Kent Local Authorities and delivered by the Kent and Medway Growth Hub.

Business Grants »

Our Town Centre and Green Energy Business Grant Schemes offer grants of up to £10,000 to businesses in Dover, Deal and Sandwich.

Business rates

Business Rates are set by the Valuation Office Agency

Licences & permits

Includes Alcohol & Entertainment, Gambling and Taxi licensing

Food businesses

Register a food business and find out about food safety

Advice & information

Local information for new and existing businesses

Selling to DDC

The processes we carry out in selecting and awarding contracts

Health & safety

We carry out inspections, investigations and enforcement

Private Landlords

Advice and information for Private Sector Landlords


Environmental information and advice for businesses 

Parking permits

Permits and waivers are available for businesses

How to prepare your business for Brexit »

The government is advising businesses to prepare for Brexit - please see our pages for more information.

Waste & recycling »

Your legal obligations and services available to you.

BBFA-LogoBetter Business for All »
Help with rules and regulations for anyone running or starting up a business.



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