Decision details

Vauxhall One Business Improvement District (BID) Proposal

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Equalities and Culture

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


is required to ‘formally consider and endorse the Vauxhall One BID proposal, and instruct the Returning Officer to hold the necessary renewal ballot’.
The council is statutorily bound to consider the BID proposal and hold a ballot on the BIDs behalf unless the proposal conflicts any formally adopted and published policy by the council or it is likely to have a significantly disproportionate financial burden on any person or class of persons.


(1)          To endorse the BID proposal submitted by Vauxhall One

(2)          To request the Chief Executive as Returning Officer and “Ballot Holder” to hold a ballot for Vauxhall One, at an estimated cost of £3,750.

(3)          To agree that the council will pay any BID levy due in relation to properties within the BID area (£28,618.20 for 2016/17)

(4)          To authorise the Strategic Director Corporate Resources to complete the ballot paper on behalf of the council in favour of the BID proposal.

(5)          To authorise the Head of Legal Services to complete the necessary legal agreements required for the operation of the BID Levy, Ballot and service arrangements and any other necessary matters for the proposed BID in consultation with the appropriate officers.


Publication date: 06/10/2016

Date of decision: 14/10/2016

Effective from: 22/10/2016

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