City Forums and Lobbying CityCo and Manchester BID represent our business networks at a range of city meetings and forums. As constant corporate champions, we have an influential role in lobbying local authorities authorities, transport organisations and...
Creating a safe and secure city centre.
CityCo manages Manchester’s Business Crime Reduction Partnership (BCRP) to report and tackle business-related crime. We support the work of Greater Manchester Police, City Council Licensing and Anti-Social Behaviour teams.
The partnership manages a city centre ‘Civil Exclusion Scheme’ to record crime incidents, identify persons and issue exclusion notices.
The team delivers venue security training on Crime Prevention, Conflict Avoidance, Fraud Prevention, Counterfeit Currency, Making Statements and Reporting.
CityCo’s Business Crime Unit has achieved annual ‘Accreditation with Distinction’ by the National Association of Business Crime Partnerships and received a Divisional Commanders Award from Greater Manchester Police to recognise outstanding partnership work.