Information for businesses in, or thinking of moving to, Sunderland.
These pages provides more information on business rates in Sunderland
Business support and advice
Business advice including information about starting or expanding a business, and grants available.
For information on tenders and contracts, commercial property, markets and town twinning
Commercial waste and recycling
Information on all types of commercial waste collection
Health and safety
Health and safety advice
Licences and licensing
Information and advice about a variety of licences and trading standards
Planning and building control
We are responsible for all planning matters in Sunderland. We strive to create a high quality, sustainable environment and protect the conditions in which people live and work.
Port of Sunderland
Information from the Port of Sunderland to help if you need to dock or berth a vessel or handle cargo.
MAKE it Sunderland
Visit MAKE it Sunderland for the latest business news, opinion and case studies on businesses and inward investment in Sunderland and the North East.