Recycling and rubbish collection days are also changing for some households in Mendip and South Somerset. Read about the changes and how they may affect you.


Tourism Business Support Somerset Council has a dedicated team to help with business enquiries and can advise on the following:

  • Advice on recruitment and training
  • Links to available funding
  • News about business events
  • Help to find new commercial premises
  • Networking opportunities
  • Site visits
  • Guidance on planning
  • Support with research
  • Updates on projects and developments

Find out more about our Economic Development Team in the Business, economy and licences section

Concerns about rising costs for your business

If you have concerns about rising costs for your business, the Growth Hub team has compiled a list of the latest cost of living and energy related schemes and guidance available. The team can also offer your business support with business planning and resilience.

Working with Partners

We are committed to promoting Somerset as a great destination for visitors from the UK and around the world.

We work with key partners including Visit Somerset and Visit Exmoor and others to deliver support, signposting and strategic guidance.

Last reviewed: January 23, 2024 by Jenny

Next review due: July 23, 2024

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