Become a Member

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Join 160 fellow business and community leaders to positively shape and influence our region. We welcome organisations from all sectors, those who share our vision of creating a prosperous city region for all, where business and community thrives. You can see our Initiative Members in our Member Directory here.

By joining the Bristol & West of England Initiative we can help you to:

  • Positively shape and influence agendas that affect your business such as; improving transport and mobility, tackling the skills shortage, housing and employment land allocation and tackling climate change
  • Ensure that your business voice is central to place making and the built environment locally
  • Engage in key public and private sector partnerships, including working with MPs and key decision makers to help influence policy and shape major projects
  • Work in partnership with key institutions across the city including Visit West, Bristol Ideas and supporting the various Business Improvement Districts
  • Support local campaigns such as AskingBristol, CyclingWorks Bristol and Feeding Bristol
  • Development business opportunities with fellow members and partners 

Want to find out more? 

Arrange a Zoom meeting

Set up a virtual meeting to talk to one of the team by Zoom or phone.

Try out one of our events first

Join us at an event and meet some of our friendly members first.

 Book here