Information for consumers and businesses about your rights and requirements under Trading Standards and other business policies.
Information for business rates across Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole.
Support and guidance for new and existing businesses in the Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole area. We offer a wide range of local business support services.
A list of available licenses and permits, how they work and how to apply for them.
Regulatory Services and the Licensing Team are responsible for undertaking enforcement activity across a wide range of public services.
You may need a licence, a permit, or to be registered to operate your business.
We offer support for businesses that are starting – or growing – in the area. Find out what you could be eligible for.
A list of all of our key strategies, plans and policies.
If you're reporting an issue about health and safety where you work, you need to be aware of the protection that employment law gives you as a whistleblower.