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Town centre and Green Energy Business Grants »

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

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

Brexit - Keep your business moving »

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.

Better Business for All, A local portnetship between businesses and regulatory services to promote growthBetter Business for All »
Help with rules and regulations for anyone running or starting up a business.



invest in dover, home to the uk's must successful Enterprise Zone, Dover district offers significamt incentives for new and growing businesses.