Maidstone Borough Council Covid-19 Hub

Teston residents will be aware via Tapestry of the support being offered locally but, looking more widely, Maidstone Borough Council has set up a Covid-19 hub on its website which includes national advice, details of support including for those in the most vulnerable category, and the impact on Council services.

DWP – Jobcentre Plus

Part of the Department for Work and Pensions, Jobcentre Plus is a Government funded agency and social security office for those looking for employment or needing advice around benefits such as Universal Credit, Employment Support Allowance or Income Support. Visit for more information

Maidstone Borough Council – General Planning Information

Link the to planning information on the Borough Council’s website.  Search for planning applications,  apply for planning permission, and find information regarding listed buildings, trees, hedges and Conservation Areas etc. Visit Site

Kent Fire and Rescue Service

Homepage to the Kent Fire and Rescue Service, containing useful help, advice and contact details. Visit Site

Voluntary Action Maidstone (VAM) (formerly Maidstone Volunteer Bureau)

A charity working based in Maidstone offering a range of services to enhance the quality of life for local people; empowering and enabling people, working in partnership and developing services in response to need. Supporting non profit organisations to grow and develop, maximising the impact of the voluntary and community sector in Kent. Visit Site

Maidstone Museum

Homepage for Maidstone Museum, including details of opening times and special events. Visit Site

Kent Trading Standards

For information regarding counterfeit goods, doorstep criminals, loan sharks, sales of age restricted products, scams, out of date food, and unsafe products. You can register for Trading Standards alerts via the website.   Visit Site