Other Organisations

The regeneration and growth in Thames Gateway Kent is delivered by a range of private and public sector bodies which include businesses, local authorities, central government departments and agencies, voluntary and community groups.


Invest Thames Gateway - our dedicated site for information on inward investment in North Kent and the London and South Essex parts of the Thames Gateway

Locate in Kent - the investment promotion agency for Kent.

TIGER - the Thames Gateway Innovation Growth and Enterprise programme, operating in the local area covered by local authorities in North Kent and Thurrock.

The local authorities within North Kent include:

Dartford Borough Council

Gravesham Borough Council

Medway Council

Swale Borough Council, and

Kent County Council

A variety of sources are available providing information on businesses operating in the North Kent area. Please see links below: 

Dartford – A-Z Business Directory for Dartford

Gravesham - Economic Development

Medway - Medway Business Directory

Swale - Local Business Directory 


Local Enterprise Partnership

South East Local Enterprise Partnership


Other organisations working across North Kent:

Greening the Gateway Kent & Medway - GGKM closed on 31 March 2014 but its website provides legacy information on projects and publications.

Medway Swale Estuary Partnership