Moray Speyside now has its own Tourism Business Improvement District
Businesses have voted YES to introducing the Tourism BID.
The ballot for the Tourism BID was successful, with the following results:-
- Turnout by headcount was 37.91%
- Turnout by rateable value (RV) was 69.27%
- Number of votes cast was 141 with 106 voting in favour of the BID
- The combined rateable value of those that voted was £12,185,950 with 97.17% (£11,841,150) voting in favour of the BID.
The vote was therefore successful on all counts required by law and Visit Moray Speyside, the Tourism BID company for Moray began its work on 1st April 2020. The company is a not-for-profit limited company, with its purpose being to deliver the objectives of the Moray Speyside Tourism BID Business Plan over 5 years.