The BID provides a strong collective voice for over 1,000 businesses in York city centre and supports projects that invest in the development and promotion of the BID area and businesses. We explore well-suited options that provide cost-saving and efficient services for the BID area and strategies that promote and market York as a retail and leisure experience.
Coronavirus Business Support
LATEST UPDATES 03/04/2020: Extended Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) The Government has extended the CBILS so that all viable small businesses affected by COVID-19, and not just those unable to secure regular commercial financing, will now be eligible should they need finance to keep operating during this difficult time. Please find further details here: https://bit.ly/UpdatedCBILS 31/03/2020: Bussiness Support Grants Applications are now open for Small Business Grants and Retail, Hospitality & Leisure Grants. Fill in the form here: https://www.york.gov.uk/COVIDBusinessGrant