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    THE BUSINESS VOICE


    Our objective is to provide a powerful voice and formal partnership for our businesses across North Nottinghamshire that has never existed before

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    THE EXPERIENCE


    The North Notts BID will encourage local pride making the district a real destination of choice for business, work, leisure, study and to live. It will boost our economy for an even more prosperous future

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    THE DESTINATION


    As the UK’s first area-wide place-shaping BID, all eyes are on us. The BID enables us to put North Nottinghamshire on the map as a ‘go to’ destination, easily accessible to visitors and local businesses alike.

NORTH NOTTS BID

North Notts BID is the UK’s first ever area-wide, place-shaping BID.

The North Notts BID story commenced in November 2015 when the North Notts Place Board explored the possibility of developing the Bassetlaw area as a Business Improvement District. A feasibility study took place early in 2016 with over 77% of those businesses surveyed stating that they would be in favour of a BID, so the main consultation commenced in April 2016.

The BID business plan was developed based on the results of the surveys conducted with our businesses. In April-May 2017 the Electoral Reform Service conducted a 28 day postal ballot. The results were overwhelming with 85.32% by number of businesses and 85.13% by rateable value voting YES to a BID for North Nottinghamshire.

North Notts BID Ltd became operational on 1st September. We are completely business led and business managed. The BID Strategic Board oversee the work of the BID team and ensure that the BID business plan is delivered effectively and efficiently.

The business plan covers three key themes: The Business Voice, The Experience and The Destination. Over its five year BID term the BID team will develop and deliver the projects under these themes.

North Notts BID is made up of c1,000 BID members with over 1,100 hereditaments. BID members each pay a levy based on 1% of their rateable value. This equates to around £700k per year, £3.5m over the BIDs five year term.

Businesses with a rateable value of less than £12k are exempt from paying the levy though we do offer a voluntary membership for any below the threshold that wish to join. We have also capped the levy at £12k for larger businesses and those with multiple hereditaments. Hospices and hospitals will be the only business classifications exempt from the BID.

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BID News

BID News: North Notts Bid

LOCAL BUSINESS SUPPORTS SCHOOL ON WORLD BOOK DAY

LOCAL BUSINESS SUPPORTS SCHOOL ON WORLD BOOK DAY

A local business based in Worksop has donated funds to a neighboring primary school for World Book Day to enable new books to be purchased ahead of the return to school on March 8th.

NORTH NOTTS BID BACKS “BOUNCE BACK BETTER” CAMPAIGN AS RETAIL INDUSTRY IS HIT BY NEW TIERED SYSTEM

NORTH NOTTS BID has announced its support for the Bounce Back Better campaign which calls for special measures to be introduced to support struggling hospitality businesses amid the new tier lockdown system.

Join our second ‘Hospitality Reset Menu: North Notts BID’ Webinar

Join our second ‘Hospitality Reset Menu: North Notts BID’ Webinar

BID Members book onto our second social media empowerment course for free.

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WORKSOP LIVE STATS

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2985

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141

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RETFORD LIVE STATS

25403

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1976

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167

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HARWORTH LIVE STATS

7458

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775

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132

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TUXFORD LIVE STATS

8076

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401

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147

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