Business Services

Business Services

Isle of Wight Council provides a variety of services to all types of business. We can help with issues such as funding, advice, research and premises, how to do business with the council, licensing and trading standards

Licensing Services

Licensing Services

Licenses are issued for a range of products and services require licenses including gambling, large events and street trading

Regeneration

Regeneration

2017 sees the start of a new era for the Isle of Wight Council. The Council has a Regeneration directorate to help regenerate the Island’s economy and transform the financial position of the Council.

Environmental Health

Environmental Health

We inspect a wide variety of businesses for food hygiene, health and safety, and pollution legislation

Trading Standards

Trading Standards

We visit, inspect and test a wide variety of goods and services as well as providing legal advice to businesses and consumers

Isle of Wight Trader Approval Scheme

Isle of Wight Trader Approval Scheme

Provides a list of reputable firms that have been approved by the Isle of Wight Council's Trading Standards Service

IWASP

IWASP

The IOW Trading Standards Service has joined forces with the Police, Fire and Rescue, Age Friendly Island and Citizens Advice Bureau to form a partnership called IWASP to help combat scams.

Business Rates

Business Rates

Business Rates is a tax on all business and non-domestic properties, which are not used for domestic purposes, like shops. factories, offices, beach huts and moorings.

Contract Opportunities

Contract Opportunities

The value of a contract determines the procedures that Council Officers must follow. The purpose of this service is to raise awareness of potential contracting opportunities with the Isle of Wight Council.

Fire and Rescue

Fire and Rescue

Keeping you safe in your homes, at work and out in the community including training and education for schools, road and water safety.