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

Is this the 117-year-old wreckage of ‘The Brunswick’?

Extraordinary new images have given a clear picture of a mystery wreckage discovered in the shifting sands of the Severn Estuary. Bristol Port’s hydrographic team were excited to capture images last...
Katherine Lovell
Posted on: 26.07.17
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Join Hundreds Of Runners In The Arcadis Business Challenge At The Simplyhealth Great Bristol Half Marathon

Over two hundred runners from fifteen teams have already entered the Arcadis Business Challenge at the Simplyhealth Great Bristol Half Marathon, representing a range of businesses from media outlets...
Jennifer Tomlin
Posted on: 26.07.17
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South West business confidence at lowest level since 2009

Business confidence in the West has plummeted to its lowest level since the depths of the 2009 recession.
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Posted on: 25.07.17
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Upcoming events

Equality, Diversity and Discrimination: the essentials

Overview This half-day training session covers the essentials of Equality and Diversity that all...

7th September 2017
Equality, Diversity and Discrimination: the essentials

Bristol International Balloon Fiesta 2017 - Business Breakfast

Partner Event

Bamboozled by brands? How much do we buy into a brand? Do we really care where our money goes? Do...

11th August 2017
Bristol International Balloon Fiesta 2017 - Business Breakfast

Human Resource Management for Beginners

Overview This practical event provides an introduction to the fundamentals of employing people...

5th September 2017
Human Resource Management for Beginners

New chamber members

Tenders & Opportunities

Free Network Security Seminars

Orchard Computer Services regularly hold Network Security Seminars at our Yate Office