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Carluke BID


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Carluke BID


 
 

Welcome

Carluke Business Improvement District was established in 2014 following a yes vote of 75% among Carluke's many businesses and other organisations. Our mission is to improve the town centre for those who work in, shop and use the BID Area to access goods, services and amenities.

Work so far

The company has delivered a range of improvements and services including

Improvements to properties - inside and out

Free public events in the BID Area

Savings on utilities for BID Businesses & Organisations

Installation of CCTV

Promoted BID businesses and organisation via social media

On 1 December 2016, a new board took up the reins of the company and will drive the BID forward over the next three years.

 

 

 
 
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Local Business


Local Business


We're passionate about supporting Carluke's local businesses and want to see them succeed. We use social media, photography and video to help promote businesses and show them at their best. You can see what Carluke has to offer by viewing our business directory.

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About BIDS


About BIDS


Business Improvement Districts (BIDs) are not new. They have been helping regenerate towns and city centres around the world since the 1970's. There are now 36 BIDs operating in Scotland with another 21 in development. Please take a look at these downloads for more information.

Certificate of Incorporation

12 Key Questions Answered on BIDs (BIDs Scotland)

Carluke's BID Proposal

Carluke's Business Plan

Information for Independent Businesses

Information for Multiple Retailers

Town Centres & Local High Streets

 

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Social Media


Social Media


We believe social media is a great way of communicating with our BID community which includes the businesses and organisations who pay the BID levy and the wider community who use the BID Area. We are developing our social media activity in response to our community needs and will regularly promote local BID businesses and organisations.  To join us online and see our work, please use social icon links below.

 

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Board Meetings


Notes & Decisions

Board Meetings


Notes & Decisions

  The directors meet regularly and are responsible for the operation of the BID company which was established to deliver the BID Arrangements. Directors come from Carluke BID companies and organisations. The board are supported by an officer from South Lanarkshire Council who are responsible for collecting the BID levy and by the BID Manager. 

 

Meeting of 12.12.16                    Meeting of 19.12.16                    Meeting of 28.12.16                    Meeting of 4.1.17

Meeting of 11.1.17                      Meeting of 23.1.17                       Meeting of 30.1.17

 

 

 

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Opportunities


There are opportunities for businesses and organisations in the BID area and in the Carluke area. 

Opportunities


There are opportunities for businesses and organisations in the BID area and in the Carluke area. 

Businesses and organisations based in the BID Area can make use of the BID website and the network of potential customers established by the BID. Get in touch to promote your goods and services and expand your customer and contact base at no additional cost.

Like any other business, the BID uses services. Wherever possible, we will prioritise local suppliers of goods and services when we need help. Get in touch if you'd like to be on our BID suppliers list.

TENDER FOR Social Media and Photography for Carluke BID.

We are looking for someone to manage our Facebook and online presence and to provide top quality photography and video content. If you are interested in this, the specification can be found here and we can be contacted via the office on 01555 772946 and via the contact button on the site or at manager@carlukebid.co.uk