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If you are positioning shipping containers on your land, you will need to look at planning permission and could possibly get charged business rates. We have a page on our website that tells you what to think about when setting up a 'self storage' business. We are happy to chat about it if that...
I heard from someone today, that said they had to order a large amount of pesticide and store it for a year. Is that what you are doing? Don't you order it on as and when required or are you stockpiling?
I don't think chemical stores are allowed, as they are a legal requirement. So none.
I was really recommending standard shipping containers for storage. Perhaps if you wanted to diversify and offer self-storage.
You have to prove that you are expanding your business.
By all means call the...
Did you know there are grants available with the NewAngliaGrowthHub in the Suffolk & Norfolk, UK areas. The grants are for equipment required for expanding your business e.g. Shipping containers to build a Self Store business.
Here is a link for more information...
We have written a leaflet that helps Farmers decide whether they want to diversify into Self-storage using shipping containers.
Here is a link: https://www.billiebox.co.uk/many-good-reasons-to-diversify-into-self-storage-on-your-farm/
Hope it helps you.
If you are storing chemical, then you might want to make sure your chemical store is up to spec.
Here is a link to the HSE criteria: http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/ais16.pdf
Good luck with your inspection.