Campaigns & Policy

Business West has a longstanding commitment to promoting skills and infrastructure development for businesses in the West of England by lobbying and championing business interests at the local and national level. Explore this hub to gain insights into the work we do.

Swindon Futures - The Commission

A dedicated group established to investigate, analyse, and propose solutions to vital issues affecting Swindon’s economic performance and future trajectory.

Trading to Net Zero

Business West provides personalized guidance and fully funded workshops to help businesses reduce their carbon footprint and adopt sustainable practices.

Mental Health & the Workplace

We want to provide comprehensive solutions for mental health in the workplace, so every business can foster a supportive and thriving professional environment.

Growing Together Alliance

Business West has joined with five leading employers' groups to create a new alliance. 

Our City 2030

OurCity2030 aims to support young people from low income households, starting from inner city Bristol, to secure a median salary role by 2030.

Quarterly Economic Survey

The Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) is an ambitious and far-reaching survey that provides insights into the economic health and trends across the country.


  • News and updates

    Learn more about what we're doing now to help represent businesses like yours on a local and national level.

  • See the results of the latest Quarterly Economic Survey

    Business West runs the Quarterly Economic Survey as an accredited member of the British Chamber of Commerce.

  • Past campaigns

    Find out about some of the campaigns we've run which have now come to an end.

  • Why join the Chamber?

    Connect, share & grow - raise your business profile locally & nationally through the largest membership organisation in the South West.