London Borough of Southwark provides advice, support and information to startups and established firms in Southwark.
Southwark Council provides signposting to sources of business support and advice for startups and small firms in the borough.
Southwark Council provides advice and guidance on business continuity planning.
London Borough of Southwark lists premises available to rent or buy.
Southwark libraries are a good source of information and intelligence for startups and small business owners.
The local licensing team provides information about how to apply for various trading licences.
London Borough of Southwark is responsible for collecting business rates and dealing with any related queries.
Southwark Council provides information to help business owners bid for public sector tenders.
Tel: 020 7525 7733
London Borough of Southwark provides an out-of-hours service for emergencies such as:
- Collapsed or unsafe buildings or structures
- Emergency repairs to council-owned property
- Street and pavement issues such as traffic lights, streetlights and blocked drains
- Extreme weather
Tel: 020 7525 5000