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Business and trade


Support, advice and information for local businesses in East Ayrshire

Support for local businesses|

Training workshops, funding and advice available for your business

Business rates|

Information on current business rates and if you are eligible for a reduction

Tenders and contracts|

Find out about the tendering process, our procurement policies and current contracts

Commercial land and property|

Find commercial land and property available for sale or lease

Commercial waste, pollution and recycling|

Information on commercial waste provisions and disposal and recycling sites

Trading standards|

Legislation on the quantity, quality, safety, price and description of goods and services as well as consumer scams

Health and safety|

How to comply with the Health and Safety at Work Act and what businesses the Council enforce

Town centre management|

Our town centre manager promotes the development of town centre retailing and attracts businesses and visitors to Cumnock and Kilmarnock

Licences for your business|

Apply for licences, including alcohol, animal, entertainment and hazardous goods licences