You can establish a Business Improvement District (Bedrijven Investeringszones, BIZ) in cooperation with fellow entrepreneurs. A BIZ is a defined area in a business park or shopping area in the Netherlands. Entrepreneurs in this area invest in an attractive and safe business environment, in a joint fashion. They pay a levy to the municipal authorities for this purpose. The municipal authorities, in turn, make the proceeds available to the association or foundation implementing the activities.
Activities of a BIZ
The activities of a BIZ are meant to complement those of the municipal authority and include, for instance: