Organising your own event

Last updated on: 06-Dec-2021

7. Event Toolkit - Contact details

Advertising

Kent County Council - events can be advertised on the KCC website - visit Kent County Council and follow the links for 'What's on in Kent'.

Gravesham Borough Council - contact our Arts and Heritage Team by phone: 01474 337442.

Alcohol Licences

The Licensing Officer, Gravesham Borough Council, email licensing@gravesham.gov.uk

Emergency Services

Kent Fire and Rescue Business Safety Helpline
Telephone: 01622 212 442

South East Coastal Ambulance Service - Kent Office
Heath Road
Coxheath
Maidstone
Kent
ME17 4BG
Phone:01622 747010

Kent County Constabulary
Phone:01634 79 2731 or email events.north.division@kent.pnn.police.uk

First Aid

South East Coastal Ambulance Service - see above

British Red Cross - 36 Pelham Road, Gravesend, Kent DA11 0HZ phone: 0844 871 8000

St. John Ambulance - 27 St John's Lane, London EC1M 4BW phone: 08700 104950

Fireworks

You can obtain free, friendly advice and help by contacting the Kent Fire and Rescue Business Safety Helpline on 01622 212 442 (lines open from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday) or email businessfiresafety@kent.fire-uk.org

You can also visit the Kent Fire and Rescue Service website for safety advice on bonfires and fireworks, as well as links to the legal elements on the government website.

For food hygiene/ health and safety at work and provision of toilets

Commercial Team, Regulatory Services phone: 01474 337598.

Kent Film Office

Kirsty Newbury, Kent Film Office, phone: 03000 422 000 or by email: filmoffice@kent.gov.uk

Or visit the Kent Film Office website.

Licences including charitable collections / raffles

The Licensing Officer, Gravesham Borough Council, email:licensing@gravesham.gov.uk

Litter

Waste Management Unit, Gravesham Borough Council, phone: 01474 33 74 49

Noise

Noise Team, Gravesham Borough Council, phone 01474 33 73 34

Private Events (those not operated by the local authority)

The Commercial Section, Regulatory Services, and Gravesham Borough Council, call 01474 33 75 98

Road Closures

Kent County Council Highways Team contact telephone: 08458 24 78 00 or visit the Road and Travel pages of the KCC website

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