Business and licensing

Support for businesses, licences, business rates, land and property, and more

Starting and growing a business

Finances, grants, planning, research and more

Selling to the Council

Help for suppliers supply 鶹Ƶ with goods or services.


Licences for businesses, taxis, landlords.

Find business property

Business centres, business properties, and Council owned property.

Business rates

Pay your business rates, request a refund and exemptions

Trading standards

Product safety, age restricted products and more

Council land and property for sale

Find Council land and property for sale in South Tyneside.

Conference and meeting rooms at South Shields Town Hall

Meeting rooms available for hire at South Shields Town Hall.


Book advertising on the Council's digital screens and roundabouts.

International Advanced Manufacturing Park

Bringing economic growth to Sunderland and South Tyneside.

Find an approved local trader

Find reliable and established businesses in South Tyneside.

Organisations supporting South Tyneside (Pledge South Tyneside)

Help South Tyneside thrive by signing up to the South Tyneside Pledge.

Do business in South Tyneside

Why you should choose to do in business in South Tyneside.

Business cleaning services from 鶹Ƶ

Cleaning services for businesses and industrial sites.