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Quick Facts

Here are some quick facts about BIDs

  • Since the introduction of the Business Improvement Districts (England) Regulations 2004, there have been 200 BIDs in the UK
  • A BID in Chippenham Town Centre will raise over £360,000 per year to spend on things that businesses feel are important
  • Over 100,000 businesses have been involved in BIDs nationally
  • In the next 5 years, BIDs will create an extra £400 million funding
  • BIDs are run by not-for-profit companies and are run by the businesses which vote for and fund them
  • 50 BIDs have successfully completed their initial 5 year term and 47 have been voted in for a second term
The Chippenham Business Improvement District (BID) enables us to work together to invest in our community, enhance our trading environment & make a real difference.
Some quick facts about BIDs

The Chippenham BID and BIDs in general at a glance.

Find out more about the BID team

The team tasked with taking Chippenham forward. 


Our vision for Chippenham and the town centre

A four-point strategy for improving the profile, appeal and business environment of Chippenham.

Current job vacancies in the Chippenham Bid area

We work with local recruitment agencies and businesses to find the perfect candidates to fill vacancies. 

Get in touch with the BID team

Where we are and how to contact us.  

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