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Category: Rates

May 13
Newry BID- Focus on Business Rates Campaign

Background: Newry BID has led the call locally for Business Rates reform. The continuing rising cost of doing business in Newry (and other town and city centres) is set against a backdrop of lower footfall, changing shopping habits and the increase of online/out of town retail. Many businesses in the city centre have faced a […]

Dec 20
Newry BID Lobby Ahead of Business Rates Review

A formal consultation on rates reform in Northern Ireland will commence in the New Year and it is fundamentally important for BID members engage with this process, according to Newry BID (Business Improvement District) Manager, Eamonn Connolly. A fair business rates system has been at the top of the lobbying agenda for Newry BID for […]