Bristol Chamber of Commerce

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

Trading Through Brexit

You don’t have to wait until we leave Europe to start making plans for Brexit. Deal or no deal, it's our job to help you.

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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.

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Latest from the Bristol chamber

What's the solution to this Brexit mess?

If you thought things in Parliament were bad, pity the people whose livelihoods will depend on the decisions made by MPs over the coming weeks. Take back control? If only. Somewhere beyond the fog of...
Matt Griffith
Matt Griffith
Posted on: 17.01.19
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Business West reaction to result of meaningful vote

There are no more words to describe the frustration, impatience, and growing anger amongst business after two and a half years on a high-stakes political rollercoaster ride that shows no sign of...
Phil Smith
Phil Smith
Business West
Posted on: 16.01.19
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Regional economy slides as Brexit uncertainty and high-street fears bite

Business West’s local business survey – the South West’s largest private sector survey of business sentiment – showed that 2018 closed with some disappointing results for businesses, with worries...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 15.01.19
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Upcoming events

How to Nail Sustainable Construction

The Future Economy Network is delighted to welcome UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) to this...

7th February 2019
Bristol
How to Nail Sustainable Construction

Recruitment, Selection and Retention

Overview Gain the relevant expertise to recruit, select and retain the right people for your...

11th February 2019
Gloucestershire
Recruitment, Selection and Retention

Bristol HubSpot User Group: Create An Inbound Content Strategy You'll Love

Navigating the world of inbound marketing and HubSpot can be really tricky. Because of this the...

12th February 2019
Bristol
Bristol HubSpot User Group: Create An Inbound Content Strategy You'll Love

New chamber members

Tenders & Opportunities

We would like to offer any Business West Chamber member a free consultation on running Company Cars & Vans.

With all the changes in the market leading us towards electrification it is increasingly becoming more challenging in deciding what to do next.

Digital Marketing Audit

Do you want to advertise online but don't know where to start? We can help.