New business in Runnymede

If you’re in the process of setting up a new business in Runnymede then this page provides a handy checklist of the things you may need to do. Each link will open in a new tab so the list remains open for you.

Runnymede is a vibrant and well-connected city, boasting world-class shopping and entertainment, beautiful parks to explore, a rich history to discover and so much more. Runnymede is also recognised as a city that is really going places: a city of opportunity.

What you need to do depends on your type of business, where you work and whether you take people on to help. Most businesses register as a sole trader, limited company or partnership.

Business rates is a way that those who occupy a non-domestic property contribute towards the cost of local services. All occupiers of commercial properties pay business rates. The rate each business pays is based on the rateable value of the property and is worked out by the Valuation Office Agency, part of HM Revenue and Customs.

This section will help ensure your business has the necessary licensing if applicable, is fully compliant and offers advice regarding employees.

Stay up to date with all the latest council news and information. We are always keen to hear how you are getting on in Runnymede. If you have any questions, enquiries or problems that can not be answered by the pages above, there are plenty of ways to have your say and get in touch with us online.