Gravesham Borough Council recognises that businesses play a crucial role in the wellbeing of the local economy and is committed to providing enterprises of all sizes the support they require to grow and prosper.

Gravesham Borough Council delivers free support services including, access to business support, commercial property searches, access to loans, grants and funding, training and apprenticeships, business rates, planning and licencing advice.

The council also manages Gravesham Business Network with 650 local members, set up at businesses requests to stimulate local B2B, new business collaborations among members and promote special offers and services.

Along with our business support partners the council uses the network to inform members of business support workshops, networking opportunities and other events that we think would be of interest. As part of the network we run free business networking events on a quarterly basis. To join the network visit Gravesham Business Network

Chris Inwood Principal Economic Development Officer, said:

”Gravesham Borough Council is proud to sponsor the first Gravesham Business awards. The awards aim to give local businesses the profile and recognition they deserve with an opportunity to show case their business achievements. Finalists and winners will receive a number of business benefits including free promotion through the KM group. I would urge local businesses to contact the council’s Economic Development team to find out more about the awards and how to enter and also the wider business support services it offers”

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