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Business support and guidance
Read about the latest guidance for Westminster businesses.
Non-domestic rates, or business rates, are how occupiers of non-domestic property contribute towards the cost of local services.
Business Information Points
Whether you're taking your first steps as an entrepreneur, or looking for new ideas for your business, our BIPs can help.
How to pay an invoice received from the council online and what do to if your invoice does not meet the criteria.
Pay for parking tickets, apply for a parking permit and find out where to park in Westminster.
Apply for a licence, view an existing licence, or comment on an application.
Search for and comment on applications, make a planning application and see all the planning policies.
Commercial Waste Services
A low cost and reliable service that will help to dispose of your waste.
Film or hold an event in Westminster
City promotions, events and filming
Food safety for businesses
How we regulate food safety in food premises and investigate outbreaks of food poisoning.
Find out more about consumer protection legislation and how we work to achieve a fair, safe trading environment.
Major Incidents and Contingency Planning
Find out how the council prepares for emergencies.
Preparing your business for emergencies
Find information, advice and guidance on how you can plan your business for emergencies.
Tell us about a street problem in Westminster.
Westminster Business Unit
A range of bespoke support and services for those seeking self-employment or starting or growing a business.
Find out more about the work of the city inspectors
Health and safety at work
Health and safety at work - what it means.
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