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The strategic economic partnership covering the local authority areas of Sevenoaks, Tunbridge Wells and Tonbridge & Malling.

We address economic, transport and infrastructure issues to create a stronger West Kent economy and the conditions for businesses to thrive

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Free business support – now available

The West Kent Partnership is pleased to be offering free support to local businesses – up to 4 hours free support is available through NCMB.  Book here

Free seminar: IT – opportunities and risks for your business

Thursday 3 November, 2016, 17.30-19.30 Castle Chambers, Tonbridge Castle, Tonbridge This event is the second in a series of free bespoke seminars that aims to help small and medium sized businesses and start-ups in Tonbridge and Malling and the surrounding area to grow and develop their businesses. register  

Free Seminar – Taking on new premises

2016 Success and Growth Date: Wednesday 28 September 2016, 18:00 – 20:30 Cost: Free to attend but places are limited and must be booked in advance Venue: Conference Room, Sevenoaks District Council, Argyle Road, Sevenoaks, TN13 1HG taking-on-a-new-premises-sevenoaks-icaew-handelsbanken-28-09-16  

Recently started a self-employed business or thinking of starting one?

  The West Kent Partnership, in collaboration with HM Revenue and Customs, are running an informative FREE live webinar covering ‘Self-employment & HMRC – getting started’ on Wednesday 29th June, 6-7pm. This webinar is ideal for those starting or thinking of starting their own self- employed business and will cover subjects such as: – How […]

About Us

Our vision for West Kent is to sustain a dynamic and well-connected local economy, to ensure that West Kent remains a key location for business success and growth and that our local population has access to quality jobs and skills development. The Partnership promotes West Kent, champions key economic issues, engages with industry and business and pursues external funding to develop and deliver initiatives to support our local economy.

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