It is our role to represent, as fully as possible, the collective voice of the 450+ businesses which operate in the London Riverside BID, doing everything we can to ensure the needs of our business community are understood and prioritised by stakeholders and statutory bodies.
Forecast investment 2022-2027: £100,000
Investment to date
Representation and a strong coordinated voice for London Riverside businesses.
Members' website, social media and e-news bulletins to keep members informed and connected'
Lobbying and seeking funding for better accessibility, including signage improvements and parking facilities.
Central point of contact and grant information service via the BID's operational team, assisting businesses to collaborate, cross-trade and improve performance.
Cost-saving recycling scheme for paper and cardboard.
Assistance with recruitment and training of staff, identifying suitable providers and connecting members with recruitment services.
Additional priorities this term
Intensify lobbying for better public transport in to the Business Improvement District to improve staff recruitment and retention, and reduce dependence on car usage.
Promotion of local volunteering opportunities.
More collaborative purchasing to provide discounted training courses, for example, First Aid, Health & Safety, Fire Marshalls.