• Welcome to Poole Bid

    The Poole BID aims to continually improve the vitality and viability of Poole Town Centre.
  • Keep 2 metres apart

    FREE social distancing stickers available. Email info@poolebid.com for more details.
  • Stay Local, Spend Local

    Aiming to promote, support and revitalise the economy in the conurbation in the wake of the coronavirus crisis, this campaign offers free advertising for the business community in partnership with BCP Council, BIDs and Daily Echo.
  • Flexible Furloughing

    From 1 July 2020, businesses will be given the flexibility to bring furloughed employees back part time. As more stores start to open, the flexible furlough scheme will help employees return to work gradually and safely.
  • Bounce Back Loans

    Supporting small & medium sized businesses affected by coronavirus.
  • Raise the Bar

    National lobbying campaign to support our BID members in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors.
  • ShopAppy

    Need a sweet fix? Truly Scrumptious is now selling on ShopAppy!! Shopappy set up is free for businesses in the Poole BID area. Please contact info@poolebid.com for more information.
The Poole BID is working to shape the future of your town, with an investment of over £1.5m to improve vitality and vibrancy.

Our first term runs until 2021, following a successful vote from local businesses. BIDs organise a range of projects to benefit local businesses within a certain area. Our remit is the Poole Town Centre, from Town Quay up to Lighthouse Poole. If you want to find out how you can get involved in shaping the future of our town click below.

Latest News

Open for Business

  • Drift

    7 The Quay, Poole BH15 1HJ

    07921 534901

    Find out more
  • City Cruises
    Boat Tour

    The Quay, Poole BH15 1BQ

    020 7740 0400

    Find out more
  • Oriel

    Seaway House, The Quay, Poole BH15 1HJ

    01202 679833


    Find out more

Job Vacancies

Looking for employment in Poole? Browse current job vacancies.

Stay in the loop

Poole Old Town is open for business! Come and have a look around…from records stores to gin bars, cafes and restaurants, pubs and sweet shops, art galleries and local gifts. To find out which businesses are currently open please click here poolebid.com/events/ pic.twitter.com/tH7fakSDc4

Have your say

We value your feedback, if you’ve got anything you’d like to say about the BID then don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Perhaps you’ve got an idea about an event? An offer you’d like to promote? Feedback on anything we’ve been doing? Your thought counts so we’d love to chat.

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