Business Support

Gedling Borough Council's Economic Growth Team offers a free and confidential service to businesses that are looking to start-up, expand or locate to the Gedling Borough area. The team is committed to responding to your business needs, working with you to help deliver on your growth plans.

Small Business Advisor

Our Small Business Advisor can assist your business with:

  • Start-up Advice
  • Business Planning
  • Grants and Funding
  • Development and Skills
  • Sales and Marketing

Retail (High Street) Business Advisor

Our Retail Business Advisor provides support, advice and guidance to businesses within the borough as well as signposting to services provided by partners operating in the area.

If you are interested in starting a new business, please visit our Partner page.

To contact our Small Business Advisor or our Retail Business Advisor email

Property Searches

Our team are able to carry out free commercial property searches based on your requirements. Contact  or call 0115 901 3736 for more information.

Other Services
Gedling Borough Council offers a range of other services that may help you with your business needs. To access any of these services, please follow the links below:

Business Rates 

Planning service 


Environmental Health 

Arnold Market
To find out more or book a stall at Arnold Market, visit our Arnold Market booking page.

Tendering and procurement
If you're interested in local tenders and contracts, visit our Procurement and Tendering Process page to find out more.