Bristol Chamber of Commerce

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

Attract new business

Access promotional opportunities to raise your business profile and find new business.

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Get 30 minutes of free advice over the phone from a local legal, accountancy or HR firm.

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 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.

  • Join the Chamber

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

  • Call the team

    As a member you can speak to the team directly about any Chamber service now on 0800 980 2789

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James Stangroom

Commercial Manager at The Bristol Port Company
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Upcoming events

Professional marketer’s networking event, Bristol

Professional marketers in Bristol are meeting up on 15 March 2017 at the Hope and Anchor pub on...

15th March 2017
Professional marketer’s networking event, Bristol

Better Business Cases ™

ourse About the course Better Business Cases™ has been developed by HM Treasury and the Welsh...

13th February 2017
Better Business Cases ™

New chamber members

Tenders & Opportunities

£120 Google Adwords Credit

As a Google Premier Partner, Fat Media are able to offer an unrivalled service for pay-per-click campaigns, including search, display, YouTube and

Business magazine advertising opportunities

Insight is a bi-monthly, 32-page publication distributed to all Business West Chamber member