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.
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:
Chair: Chad Gilmer, Glasshouses.
Company Secretary: Martin O’Byrne, Frewen&Aylward
Treasurer: John Rogers FCA, Rogers Chartered Accountants
Company Solicitor: Wesley Hudson BA Solicitor, Hudson Solicitors
Other Board Members include:
Gillian Hoey, Bank of Ireland
Dearbhla Lawson, DLRCOCO
Don McManus, McManus Jewellers
Cllr Patricia Stewart, DLRCOCO
Ron McNamara, Driver Focus
Co-Opted Board Members
Kay Gleeson, Volunteer and Community Forum
DLT BID Finance Committee
The DLT BID Finance Committee has oversight of all aspects of the finances of the BID’s activities (including PierConnect). The committee meets monthly to review budgets, purchase orders and monthly accounts.
The committee comprises the BID Treasurer, the BID’s Solicitor, an appointee of DLR County Council and the BID’s Project Director.
Company Registration Number
BID DL CLG Financial Statements
The directors are responsible for the maintenance and integrity of the corporate and financial information included on the company’s website. Legislation in the Republic of Ireland governing the preparation and dissemination of financial statements may differ from legislation in other jurisdictions.
Click here to see the Business Improvement Districts Procurement Guidelines. It is our objective to use Dún Laoghaire based companies wherever possible.