DMP Budget 2015-16 £20,000 (2016-17 tbc)

DMP Action


Proposed Budget

Other funding proposed

Date of delivery

Town and Countryside - improve signage

Removal of redundant  brown signage



End of March 2016


Strategic Signage on M20 promoting Maidstone as a heritage destination.



In progress

Town   - improve look and provide information

Replace all  event poster sites with new cases and updated systems



End of March 2016

Historic Interpretation

Installation of new Historic Interpretation panels throughout the town centre,



End of March 2016

DMP toolkit

Image Library license




DMP toolkit

New Photography including drone



Start May / June 2016 or when specific events arise

DMP toolkit

Video   - series of short medium and long themed videos


May include partners contribution

Throughout year starting spring 2016.

Events consumer facing

Develop search box widget for What's On, Accommodation and Places to Visit to provide to external  businesses for their websites


set up £1,320 & £1,320 annually -Include in web fee in year 2 onward

End of March 2016

Rural TIC's

4 rural Tourist Information points


Leader Plus - will bring down total. Will require annual on costs


Events toolkit

Develop online information for event planners