• Universal Credit and what it means for business

    From April 2014 Universal Credit is being rolled out across Kent, aiming to ensure that people ..

  • Tax advantages for SMEs in 2015

    Small businesses could benefit from a number of alternations to taxation come the new financial..

  • £2.5 million boost for Maidstone business

    Nine companies in Maidstone are creating 124 new jobs and protecting a further 94 thanks to £2...

  • £6m Investment at Junction 6

    Maidstone is now set to become home to the first of a new generation of purpose-built drive-th..

  • £2.5 million fund launched for small to medium-sized engineering companies

    A £2.5 million fund designed to help SMEs in England that directly employ people in engineering..

  • Business Rates Reoccupation Relief Policy

    50% business rates discount for 18 months for businesses moving into previously empty retail p..

  • Kent Healthy Business Awards Breakfast Event

    The Kent Healthy Business Award is a fully funded self assessment framework for health and wellb..

  • 4 Day Business Start-Up Course

    Do you have a business idea? Are you ready to strike out on your own? Do you want to give your n..

  • Kent Sport Workplace Challenge

    Companies and organisations across Kent are invited to take part in the 'Workplace Challenge', a..

  • Free Dementia Awareness Session

    Free Dementia Awareness Session Maidstone Borough Council, working with Kent County Council an..

  • Disaster Recovery Breakfast Workshop

    This workshop is critical for businesses of all sizes. It will equip you with all the informatio..

  • Get Started in Maidstone

    Want to start a business? Get in Touch. Get Advice. Get Started. Maidstone Borough Council h..

Welcome to Maidstone

The Business Capital of Kent

Welcome to Maidstone's official business website, dedicated to helping you find the right location for your business and to learn more about the benefits of locating in Maidstone. If you have plans to expand, relocate or set up a business - this site is for you. Search the land and property portal and source information about regeneration projects, business support and housing, leisure and educational opportunities, as well as facts and figures and news about latest developments. View our draft Economic Development Strategy and draft Action Plan and read about our growth plans.

Strategically located between London and mainland Europe; Maidstone combines competitive costs with strong communications links with UK, European and World markets.


Are you dying to make your business a success?

There is no doubt people’s health and the economic climate of any area are inextricably linked.

Economic Development Unit, Maidstone Borough Council, Maidstone House, King Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 6JQ email: