What Happens Next

THE BATH BID RENEWAL RESULT

Proposal to renew Business Improvement District arrangements in Bath City Centre
DECLARATION OF RESULT – 30/10/2015

In percentage terms:

76% in favour by number of votes cast

81% in favour by total rateable value of votes cast

48% turnout

Thank you to all our levy payer businesses for their support

 

BACKGROUND TO THE PROCESS:

From 2nd – 29th October 2015, eligible businesses will be asked to cast their vote in a formal ballot. To ensure neutrality the ballot will be administered by Electoral Reform Services and will be a secret ballot.

THURSDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER 2015

Your notice of ballot will be sent out

FRIDAY 2nd OCTOBER 2015

Your ballot paper will arrive

FRIDAY 2ND OCTOBER – THURSDAY 29TH OCTOBER 2015

You will need to post your vote

FRIDAY 30TH OCTOBER 2015

The ballot result will be announced on the BID Website

The Bath BID will continue to deliver on the success of its projects from the last five years if two tests are met:-

  • A simple majority of those voting in the ballot must vote in favour
  • Those voting in favour must represent a majority of rateable value of the hereditaments