How to start a BIA

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To start a BIA, organize a group of like-minded property owners and businesses, and get support from other property owners and businesses in your proposed area.

From there, complete these steps to establish your BIA:

Business Improvement Areas of British Columbia

BIABC helps BIAs across the province to create vibrant, successful business communities.

Contact us

Peter Vaisbord
BIA Program Coordinator

604-871-6304

peter.vaisbord@vancouver.ca

Engineering-related questions

Ann Cooper
BIA Engineering Liaison

604-673-8058

ann.cooper@vancouver.ca