Business Support

We help the local economy by supporting Bournemouth’s businesses. We offer grants to new independent businesses to help them start up

Cooling Tower Registration

Notification of Cooling Towers and Evaporative Condensers Regulations 1992

Superfast broadband in Dorset

The Superfast Dorset partnership is BT, Government and all Dorset Councils, working to roll out faster, reliable broadband across the county by 2018.

Business Improvement District

There are two Business Improvement Districts (BID) in Bournemouth. Find out if you have to pay a BID levy here.

Energy Saving Tips for Businesses

Reducing the amount of energy you use is one of the fastest and most effective ways to save your business money.

Grants For Businesses

Information on how to find business grants and free financial support if you're starting a business in Bournemouth.

Inward Investment

If you're thinking about moving your company to Dorset we can send you information on businesses investment in Bournemouth and Poole.

The Local Economy

Tourism is still vital to Bournemouth's economy. But the banking, finance and insurance sector is the most valuable.

Street Food Corner

There are street food corner sites at Lower Gardens, Horseshoe Common and Hengistbury Head. Download a registration form, leaflet and pricelist here.