The Dun Laoghaire Business Improvement District (BID) is an initiative designed to increase the footfall to Dún Laoghaire, to attract more businesses and to secure a long term sustainable model for the management of the town. BID represents over 800 businesses in the BID area. Membership of the Dún Laoghaire BID is designed to benefit all the business people in Dún Laoghaire and every member has a say in its democratic governance.

Making Dún Laoghaire BID a success requires funding and a contribution from every member of the business community.

To find out about the BID contribution please go to:

BID Governance

The Dún Laoghaire BID Company Ltd is a non-profit Limited Company for the purpose of implementing, managing, administering and renewing the BID scheme.

The BID Board are as follows:

Chairman: Don Mc Manus, McManus Jewellers
Company Secretary: Martin O’Byrne, Frewen&Aylward

Board Members:

Quintin Ahern, Army of ID

Tonya Costello, Vedas Beauty

Brian Graham, Adare Productions

Sean O’Loughlin, Real Gourmet Burger

Cllr Patricia Stewart, DLRCOCO

Georgina Sweetnam, DLRCOCO

Anthony Quigley, Digital Marketing Institute


Co-Opted Board Members

Colin Byrne, Sailing Community

Gerry Dunne, Dún Laoghaire Harbour Company

Kay Gleeson, Volunteer and Community Forum

Martin Fitzgerald, An Garda Siochana

Ian Keogh, Dún Laoghaire Business Association


Chair Audit Committee

Thelma Keenan

BID Board Nomination Form 2016