About Us

Cater Business Park is a vibrant South Bristol location providing a base for a variety of businesses. It is a mixed ownership Park comprising both owner/occupier business units and tenant occupied business units and enjoys a high occupancy rate. It has the benefit of good organization, where businesses have an input into the future development of the Business Park. The Park is situated in a prominent position with good access links in an active regeneration area of the City of Bristol that is undergoing significant public and private investment over a range of capital building/development projects, new schools, hospital, housing, leisure and business units.

Our Vision - Cater Business Park being recognized as a leading Business Park in South Bristol.

"Securing the Future" project was started in 2001, a six year Government funded SRB programme of environmental improvements and security measures, with the employment of an estate manager kick started progress towards our vision.

Business Improvement District (BID) Status Secured 2007 - Upon the conclusion of the "Securing the Future" Project, companies voted to create Business Improvement District status for the Park which has been central to our Vision and maintaining the impetus of Park Improvements.

What the BID Programme Comprises - The BID Programme will run to April 2012 and operates under the following four themes:

  1. Security and Crime Prevention
  2. Environmental Improvements
  3. Business Support and Park Promotion
  4. Park/BID Management

BID 2 Programme to 2017

The Park Board now look forward to consolidating work to date and looking to make further improvements.

BID Programme newsCurrent news on the BID Programme is available here.

BID Management

Cater Business Park Traders Group Ltd (by guarantee) - The BID Programme is managed by CBPTG Ltd a company registered on 1 October 2002 to provide an organizational structure for businesses on the Park to effectively assist in the Government SRB Regeneration Project and at the conclusion of the Project to develop and manage the Business Improvement District and to continue the programme of park improvements.

Board of DirectorsBoard of Directors - The Company operates with an unpaid and committed Board of Directors who give their time to direct the Park BID Programme. The Directors are owners or Directors of Park Businesses.

Phil Pope, Chairman, (second right), Sales Director, Brissco (Equipment) Ltd; Alison Hatcher, (far right), Proprietor, AP Wholesale Supplies; Jon Redish (second left), Managing Director, The Caravan Seat Cover Centre Ltd.

BID Programme Manager - The Board is supported by Mike Knight (far left), BID Programme Manager, who undertakes the detailed work of the BID Programme. Mike's contact details are:

telephone01179 783654

mobile07890 083359