Mixing Business With Pleasure
Southside is Birmingham’s most vibrant and diverse business improvement district,
which sits within walking distance from New Street Station and Bullring Shopping Centre.
Southside boasts some of the country’s most popular tourism destinations such as Birmingham Hippodrome,
the single busiest theatre in the UK, Chinatown and the Gay Village.
In addition to a vast number of leisure venues, a broad range and size of companies from Virgin Trains
to Legal and General Insurance have chosen to do business in Southside.
This exciting mix has provided significant and diverse local employment opportunities
Established in 2011, Southside BID exists to bring local businesses together to develop projects and services that will benefit the trading environment.
If you chose to invest in Southside, the BID team can work with you to:
Support familiarisation visits to find out more about Greater Birmingham and the Southside district
Introduce you to existing businesses and local bodies, such as Birmingham City Council and Business Birmingham
Connect you with a network of business support organisations
Identify any available grants and funding opportunities