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To discover the latest developments in the Kingdom of Fife, you can read all about them on our regularly-up-dated news page.
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From online training to face-to-face networking, our Events page will help you identify suitable events for your business and provide you with further information on how to book.
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Learn more about our Fife’s thriving business economy by viewing our collaborative case studies. With representation across all sectors, this is a hub promoting business success.
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Helping you grow and succeed

We are InvestFife. Our goal is to bring enterprise in Fife together and help promote our Kingdom as a destination to grow and succeed in business.  Our encompassing services provide information, reassurance and support to help you invest or grow your business.  InvestFife offers a one-stop solution for all your investment queries.  Our dedicated and responsive team are waiting to help you grow your business vision today.

WHO WE ARE

Offering an unbeatable quality of life

The best life is the Fife life.  We are on the doorstep of Edinburgh, Scotland’s thriving capital city, yet you can also enjoy a more casual pace of life. Surrounded by over 100 miles of magnificent coastline and with an endless amount of leisure, historical and entertainment amenities, our Kingdom truly is one of marvel. Our enviable setting ensures that Fife is a commutable region for 70% of Scotland’s central population belt. Affordable housing, excellent transportation links and first-class lifestyle amenities make for the perfect work/life balance.

LIFE IN FIFE

Key Sectors

Fife benefits from a flourishing economic landscape represented by several key sectors. From SMEs to multinational brands, the opportunity to invest in the Kingdom of Fife has never been greater. There are currently 9000 businesses currently operating in Fife, and we are primed and ready to welcome and support the next enterprise to invest in our Kingdom.

SECTORS

Immediate land available at competitive commercial rates

Our expert team at InvestFife can help you source suitable land and property that will help your business flourish. From the east to the west of Fife, our portfolio is expansive.   Competitively-priced land and property in prime, easily accessible and commutable locations are available immediately.

LAND & PROPERTY

Our Business Directory can help promote your business across Fife and beyond.

This free listing aims to connect Fife’s diverse business sector with an opportunity to showcase your products, services, and contact details. Stay in the loop by keeping up-to-date with all the latest news in the Kingdom, so you never have to miss a key event again.

BUSINESS DIRECTORY
NEWS
To discover the latest developments in the Kingdom of Fife, you can read all about them on our regularly-up-dated news page.
ALL NEWS
EVENTS
From online training to face-to-face networking, our Events page will help you identify suitable events for your business and provide you with further information on how to book.
ALL EVENTS
CASE STUDIES
Learn more about our Fife’s thriving business economy by viewing our collaborative case studies. With representation across all sectors, this is a hub promoting business success.
ALL CASE STUDIES

Registering your Business

Starting a Food and Drink Business

When setting up a new business, getting things right from the start is better.

In this section, our guide will provide you with all the tips and information to ensure your Food and Beverage business has all the necessary foundations in place to ensure a smooth introduction.

Did you know help is at hand?

If you are 16 or over and planning to start or grow a Fife-based business, you can get FREE advice from Business Gateway Fife. Business Gateway can provide you with the support and guidance you need to get your idea off the ground and help you develop your new business. You will get a business adviser allocated to you who will work with you to understand your unique requirements and create the most appropriate support plan for your business development, including introductions to relevant experts.

Fife offers the perfect landscape to get your Food and Drink business off the ground.

It is important to recognise that Food and Drink businesses are required to register with Fife Council at least 28 days before trading or before the food operations start.

As a business, you need to register every premises where you carry out food operations and this includes selling, cooking, storing or handling, preparing or distributing food. This also extends to your home and mobile or temporary premises such as stalls or vans. If you make, prepare or handle food from animals, the building where you operate your business may need to be approved by Fife Council before undertaking the activity.

The Food Standards Scotland
has industry specific advice
on its website that is worth
checking out.

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