HWBIDCo renewed for second term

Businesses in High Wycombe town centre have voted to renew the High Wycombe Business Improvement District Company for a second five year term.

HWBIDCo, part funded through a levy on business rates, delivered a five-year business plan agreed in 2012 and presented a renewal proposal to businesses ahead of the ballot.

Businesses were asked the question: Are you in favour of the Business Improvement District arrangements for a period of five years for the proposed BID area? 

 Vote Count   Rateable Value
 Yes  129 (60.56%)   8,852,400 (73.7%) 
 No  84  3,153,250
 Invalid  1  5,300
 Total votes cast   214  12,010,950

Declaration of Business Improvement District for High Wycombe Renewal result 2017 [pdf | 199kb]

Visit www.hwbidco.co.uk for more information.