Relocate to Maidstone

Maidstone is open for business, with an excellent supply of high quality, affordable and flexible commercial premises, and numerous exciting new development sites. With office costs up to 60% lower than London, Maidstone is the logical choice for growing businesses looking to relocate or expand their operations. 

The Borough continues to attract significant investment with projects recently opened and planned totalling more than £300m.  Further major housing, commercial and employment allocations are also being made in the Maidstone Borough Council draft Local Plan. 

We have our fingers on the pulse here and can help you quickly find suitable premises and support you all the way through, get in touch by emailing us at getstarted@maidstone.gov.uk or call us on 01622 239300.

Skilled Workforce 

Maidstone benefits from a highly skilled workforce that generates more than £3billion in Gross Value Added, a figure that is growing at nearly 4% per year. Maidstone is home to some of the best education facilities in Kent providing a vital talent pool for local businesses and access to thousands of new graduates each year. 

Of the 11 secondary schools based in the Borough, Maidstone has five rated 'Outstanding' by Ofsted, more than any other town in Kent and a further four rated ‘Good’. 

Mid Kent College has so far invested £40 million in its Maidstone Campus, offering an extensive range of academic learning and vocational training services. The universities of Greenwich, Kent and Canterbury
, and Canterbury Christ Church are situated nearby. 

Business in Maidstone can help you through the process, whether you are looking for apprentices, full or part time staff, or something more specialist. We can liaise with the local college, schools and recruitment agencies to let you get on with the day-to-day running of your business. 

Public Realm Improvements

With public realm improvements continuing, there are many reasons to love the town of Maidstone. With changes to Maidstone East and the bus station underway, Maidstone is receiving a boost in vibrancy and enhancing it's appearance and accessibility.

Maidstone has a great sense of place, providing not only a safe attractive environment for all but plenty of historical and cultural elements. The recent developments and investment into Weak Street and Lower Stone Street have created a clean, bright area with variety of shops, restaurants and bars. 

If you're based in the Business Terrace, you're only a short walk away from plenty of places to meet, network and connect. Why not visit Maidstone Museum with the only two Egyptian mummies in Kent or take your clients on a river cruise on the River Medway. 

You can't fail to impress with the variety available in Maidstone!