BID Policy

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The Business Improvement District (BID) Policy sets out the rules for governing a ​BID programme.


Draft BID Policy: tell us what you think!

During 2021, we are reviewing the BID Policy and supporting documents such as the BID programme agreement, annual accountability agreement, template constitution and board charter.

Following our engagement with council agencies and local board members, in addition to our May and June workshops, Auckland Council now welcomes feedback from business associations, local boards, BID-operating business associations, members of business associations or other stakeholders on the draft BID Policy (2021).

Download the draft BID Policy and supporting documents:

Send your feedback to Please remember to include your name, organisation and contact details.

Feedback is open until 28 February 2022.

Implementation of the 2021 BID Policy will start 1 July 2022.

Current BID Policy (2016)

This policy has two integral parts: