Bristol Chamber of Commerce

A business network that connects and represents local businesses in the most economically successful city region outside of London.

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Bristol is an economic powerhouse in aerospace and defence, high-technologies, higher education, professional and legal services, media and creative industries.

Bristol Chamber of Commerce plays a central role in helping local businesses capture and nurture these opportunities, while ensuring that Bristol’s reputation for business remains high.

James Durie is the Chief Executive of the Bristol Chamber. A Bristol native, James has dedicated the past 17 years of his career to helping Bristol and its businesses reach their true potential. Reflective of this, in addition to his role as Chamber Director, he works closely with the largest employers in the city and has a track record of success in delivering landmark projects to improve business, the economy and culture in the city. 

Bristol Chamber members enjoy a number of benefits including:

  • Raise your profile online, in the press and among your peers
  • Opportunities to find new business and advance your sales pipeline
  • Network with experienced and influential business leaders in the local area and beyond
  • Have your views represented at a local and national level to decision makers who listen
  • Gain preferential access to training, advice and support services to help your business grow

Plus, as part of Business West, Bristol Chamber, also encompassing South Gloucestershire Chamber interests, provides a local access point to government funding, business services and support, as well as other business opportunities available via your fellow members.

Check out the members' area to view the members' directory, latest tenders and business opportunities, events and news from the local business community.

  • Join the Chamber

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

Latest from the Bristol chamber

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To be successful in modern SEO, it requires a holistic approach and application of five key pillars of SEO, working across multiple teams or suppliers.
Jonathan Saipe
Jonathan Saipe
Posted on: 21.06.17
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Which way do I turn to develop and grow my business? Managing Business Risks to do the right things at the right time

Lets’ face it, one of the biggest challenges facing any entrepreneur, business owner or indeed any executive is trying to work out what is important, how to prioritise and how to manage our precious...
Lloyd Skinner
Lloyd Skinner
Posted on: 19.06.17
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BCC: Redefining the UK’s relationship with the EU

Business West supports the British Chambers of Commerce's (BCC) letter to Government urging ministers to put businesses and the economy first in the Brexit negotiations.
Phil Smith
Phil Smith
Posted on: 18.06.17
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Upcoming events

Venue Hire Showcase Event

MeeMeeting bookers and event organisers will have the opportunity to experience what that opulent...

21st June 2017
Venue Hire Showcase Event

London Stock Exchange's '1000 Companies to Inspire Britain'

Partner Event

The London Stock Exchange in association with Business West are holding an event at Leigh Court...

20th June 2017
London Stock Exchange's '1000 Companies to Inspire Britain'

New chamber members

Tenders & Opportunities

Free 42group Marketing Audit

At 42group we're pleased to be able to offer all Business


The iconic Bristol Hippodrome is saying goodbye to their historic theatre seats this summer and are offering the opportunity for y