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

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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Getting refugees into work as bus drivers
Member role

First West of England has teamed up with Bristol-based ACH to help refugees in the city find work and build new careers. The non-for-profit organisation is a leading UK provider of resettlement...
Matthew Rogers
Matthew Rogers
Posted on: 14.01.19
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5 things to do in Bristol near St. Brandon’s House
Member role

Rombourne’s serviced offices in St. Brandon’s House, Bristol, are in the perfect location for any lively, thriving workforce. As well as being just a 2-minute walk from Park Street, which has been...
Danielle Mottram
Danielle Mottram
Posted on: 14.01.19
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Upcoming events

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

Managing discipline and grievance (half day)

Overview The law requires employers to act reasonably in their discipline of employees and in...

6th February 2019
Managing discipline and grievance (half day)

Bath Cider Festival 2019

Lilley's Cider

8th February 2019
Bath Cider Festival 2019

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.