Starting a new business

Starting a new business is exciting but it can be daunting too. Don't worry, we are here to help and can signpost you to some valuable advice and guidance.

We will be able to put you in touch with specialists who can give you the best advice tailored to your business needs.

If you you think you could use some help or advice please get in touch.

Phone  Freephone on 0300 3000 101 

Free business advisors are also available through the Lincolnshire Growth Hub ​

Grants and loans >>

Want to apply for funding? 

Growing your business >>

Expansion plans require careful consideration and preparation to ensure business can continue growing sustainably. We welcome business growth and Inward Investment into the district.

Markets >>

Grantham Market is a great place for promoting new products and developing a customer base for your products. 

Environmental Health >>

Our aim is to support local businesses and ensure they receive the right level of advice to help them succeed. 

Licensing >>

Our specialist licensing officers deal with a broad range of licensing activities. 

Planning and Building Control >>

Whether you're a new investor or a local business wanting to expand your current premises, the development management team is on hand to provide advice and guidance. 

Business rates >>

Business rates, or non-domestic rates, collected by councils are the way that those who are responsible for non-domestic property contribute towards the cost of local services.