Promote your business, event or offer with us and reach tens of thousands of Kingston visitors and locals, or get involved with our marketing campaigns and events, driving footfall to your business, and getting you closer to the local community.
Support promoting your business
Marketing Kingston and your business
Keep It Kingston
Promote your business to over 6000 employees in Kingston, by featuring an exclusive discount on the Keep It Kingston app. We will then promote your offer via the website, app, and emails.
Pitch up in the Ancient Market Place
Get closer to potential customers, and showcase your products or services on a free pitch in the Ancient Market Place.
Supporting and recruiting staff
Free Training and Workshops
Get yourself and your staff trained in essential skills such as first aid, fire safety, digital skills and more, through our free training and workshops.
Keep It Kingston
Offer the perfect perk to your employees through the Keep it Kingston app, which has over 100 offers to take advantage of, including leisure, retail, restaurants and health & beauty.
Discounted town centre parking
Reduce your car parking bill with the best rates in Kingston for both daily visits and season tickets, in NCP, QPark and Bentall Centre car parks.
Free recruitment adverts
Find your next star employee through the free jobs boards offered by local universities and colleges.
Saving money by reducing waste & going green
Free daily recycling
Free for all our members, our recycling scheme in association with First Mile provides outstanding value for businesses. The scheme runs seven days a week, collecting paper, plastic, cardboard and more.
Discounted Trade Waste
Get waste bags for non-recyclables at a significantly lower rate than the local average price, through our subsidised Trade Waste Scheme with First Mile.
Too Good to Go
Sell your surplus food and join hundreds of thousands of businesses globally reducing food waste and generating revenue for it, gaining an opportunity for upsell, and attracting new customers; and get the 1st 6 months with no admin fee if you join through us.
Save money by fulfilling your packaging needs through reusing pre-loved packaging, brought to you by people in the local community, or list packaging you don’t need for other businesses to use.
Guardians of Grub
Wasted food costs the hospitality industry billions every year. Save money by getting your team trained in how to reduce food waste, using the free 15 minute cost saving skills course and resources, and help meet your legal obligations around waste.
Advice on business sustainability
Links to free courses and advice on reducing your carbon footprint, saving you money in the process.
Reducing the cost of essential business services
Address rising costs and reduce your carbon footprint, through our partnership with industry experts Beyond Procurement; including a review of core business expenses, free business health clinics where you can discuss your procurement issues, or webinars on energy crisis support, business cost reduction and more. Plus get advice on business grants and green loans that you may be eligible for.
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Join through Kingston First to receive a £20 credit.
Business Support and Advice
Regular Networking events
Build your professional network, explore new partnerships, share ideas, or just make friends, at one of our networking events.
Insight on the town centre
Get an insight into how Kingston is performing and changing over time, with our monthly reports into footfall, spend, vacancy rates and more, helping you to plan for the future.
Cost of doing business resources and lobbying
We are always lobbying on your behalf, on key issues affecting businesses, like business rates and support during the energy crisis.
We’ve also collated some resources on our website to help businesses, including details of support available to you, advice on managing cash flow, and how to support your employees with the cost of living crisis.