Friday, June 21

ADDRESS: Dun Laoghaire, Dublin

EMAIL: [email protected]

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.

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:

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

Board Members:

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.

Year Ending March 31, 2015

Year Ending March 31, 2016

Year Ending March 31, 2017

Year Ending March 31, 2018


Click here to see the Business Improvement Districts Procurement Guidelines. It is our objective to use Dún Laoghaire based companies wherever possible.