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Useful Links

Main Partners

Ashford Borough Council
The Ashford Borough Council website provides information and advice for local businesses. Find out more about business-related events, business support services and useful contacts. Visit this site for information on Business Rates, Planning, Licensing, Environmental Health or Economic Development services.

Locate in Kent
Established in 1997, Locate in Kent is Kent and Medway's inward investment agency and provides a free, comprehensive and confidential relocation service to businesses.

Other Key Partners

Ashford Town Centre Partnership
This partnership organisation represents business within the town centre, promoting improvements to the environment, safety, accessibility and vitality of the town. Visit the Town Centre Management website for more information about Ashford’s vibrant town centre.

Business Link
A not-for-profit organisation, Business Link is an easy to use business support, advice and information service.

Kent Conference Bureau
Kent Conference Bureau is the organisation charged with promoting the county as a first class destination for conferences, incentives, and events. The Bureau website provides information on over 50 venues within Kent and Medway that could cater for your conferences, seminars, exhibitions, and corporate events.

Kent County Council
Provides information and advice for existing Kent businesses, as well as exploring the potential for inward investment. Use the Kent County Council website to find out more about living, working and visiting Kent.

Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce
The Chamber membership organisation for the areas of Ashford, Canterbury and Maidstone encourages business growth and enterprise through a full range of business support services and events.

Learning and Skills Council
Responsible for funding and planning, education and training for over 16 year olds.