Business Support

Free, unlimited business advice and support

Maidstone Borough Council provides businesses with unlimited free business support via The Business Terrace 

Our free onsite advisors have helped hundreds of people to start, locate and grow their business in Maidstone. 

If you're looking to start or grow your business and want free, impartial advice on business planning, HR, legal, accounting or web design, you can speak to one of our advisors over the phone or face-to-face five days a week. We also host regular free workshops for start-ups and growing businesses delivered by Kent Foundation, Wilkins Kennedy MHA MacIntyre Hudson, Natwest, Cripps and local partners, all of which are advertised on the events page. 

You can also make use of our online advisor - Ask Phil - via the web-chat box on the bottom of your screen. If you're starting your journey and have a great business idea, our advisors are here for you every step of the way!