BIDC COVID-19 Business Continuity Plan


The BIDC takes this opportunity to wish each of our clients, tenants and partners, a safe and healthy journey through this crisis posed by the COVID 19 pandemic.   We are committed to the task of supporting Barbadian businesses that are determined to come out of this experience stronger and with even greater resilience and purpose. Our determination is not only to survive this major disruption to our lives and businesses but it is our intent to build back better in all aspects of our lives. To better assist you in this process we are asking you to stay in contact with your BIDC officer, take the time to complete the online impact assessment survey and be a part of our effort to innovate around this global crisis.

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Certification Services remain available through Designated ‘Drop Boxes’ which have been made available at our Head Office at Pelican House, Princess Alice Highway.  

Certification services will be provided on the following days between the hours of  9 am - 1 pm.

May 4

May 7

May 11

May 14

Cheques should be placed in the appropriate box.

Payments to BIDC

Clients making monthly rental payments or payments toward your documentation charge account are encouraged to utilize the direct deposits option via your banking institution. For monthly rental payments, you can consider the convenience of a standing order to save you valuable time which can be directed to focusing on other areas of your business.

We will email or mail your receipt in due course. Be sure to state clearly which account and or invoice you are paying. You can also include a copy of your statement identifying the invoices being settled.

Nature of transaction to be stated on the transfer instructions, (provide an Invoice number or details of transfer)


Our staff will be providing services virtually, where appropriate.  A directory of contacts can be found here.  Do feel free to communicate with us by telephone or email as necessary.  

For urgent matters pertaining to exports, tenancy or otherwise, please contact the following persons:

General Matters
Chief Executive Officer
Ms. Sonja Trotman

Tenancy Matters
Manager | Properties and Estates
Mr. Neville Rice

Export Matters
Director | Export & Business Development
Ms. Marina Taitt

Again, we remain firm in providing you with the essential services you will require to keep your businesses buoyant through these turbulent times.
The Corporation continues to wish all its clients and stakeholders safety, health and resilience at this time.

Should you have questions or concerns please contact us

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