Publications

Find the latest and most important publications on this section of the website.  There are a variety of publications available, some are published by British BIDs, including the National BID Survey and the National BID Criteria. If you are a member, you can enjoy exclusive access to a number of publications with your membership login details. This includes access to the Policy & Guidance notes which are housed here.

Featured Publication National BIDs Survey 2019

National BIDs Survey 2019

Produced by British BIDs. The National Business Improvement District [BID] Survey, conducted in 2019, was undertaken primarily on behalf of the BID industry. This year’s survey is supported by Openreach. ...

Featured Publication National BIDs Survey 2019 - Executive Summary

National BIDs Survey 2019 - Executive Summary

Executive Summary and Key Headlines from the National BIDs Survey 2019...

Featured Publication NATIONAL BID CRITERIA 2019

NATIONAL BID CRITERIA 2019

Published by British BIDs. We are pleased to present the annual National BID Criteria for renewing and developing BIDs, produced by BIDs, Local Authorities and national levy payers.

Featured Publication National Guiding Principles For A BID

National Guiding Principles For A BID

Produced by British BIDs. The purpose of this document is to guide developing and established locations on the principles that contribute to operating as a well-managed BID.  ...

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Featured Publication BIDBase GDPR Guidance

BIDBase GDPR Guidance

We have created a guidance note for BIDs in relation to GDPR in association with BIDBase. The guidance provides information on how BIDs can prepare themselves for the changes. ​

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Policy Paper 3 - The BID Proposal

Policy Paper 3 - The BID Proposal

This paper explores what is outlined in a BID Proposal, providing a useful checklist for you. ​

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Policy Paper 2 - Notification Of Ballots

Policy Paper 2 - Notification Of Ballots

This paper explains the required notifications for a BID ballot, together with the timings of each.

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Policy Paper 1 - Types of BID Ballots

Policy Paper 1 - Types of BID Ballots

This paper looks at the different types of ballot that may be held in respect of a BID. ​

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