At Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry, we’ll support your business through first class services to help your business grow and prosper. We lead business in Dorset and connect businesses together through our membership. We are fully accredited by the British Chambers of Commerce meaning we are able to provide a unique network with a local and nationally recognised and respected voice. Our annual awards are the best in the region and designed to honour, promote and inspire our business

community showcasing the success stories that make us great. At the heart of what we do is hosting premier business events and training for our members. Our annual event’s calendar is full with high-value events all geared for building your network, raising your profile, improving your bottom line as well as addressing the key issues in our business community. Our events are varied, engaging and enjoyable and tailored for various levels within business. and available to all our members, our upcoming events

can be viewed on our calendar page. Our well-established International Trade Services team offer business support and advice on exporting for business growth to both seasoned and/ or new exporters and our expert and friendly team are available to assist your business with all your export requirements including documentation, payments, training and advice.

Join the community

Dorset has a thriving and collaborative business community and Dorset Chamber is here to help you to become a part of it. With membership packages starting from as little as £220 per year, find out how Dorset Chamber can help your organisation grow.

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Business Insights

A new video series from Dorset Chamber delivering insightful stories to the Dorset Business Community. This is a new service open to Dorset Chamber members and we are looking for members who can provide a fascinating story or thought leadership to feature in future episodes. Find out more you can contact Stuart Dixon, Head of Marketing and Communications on 01202 714810.

Dorset Business Focus Magazine

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view the latest edition online.

International Trade Services

Dorset Chamber International Trade Team
Supporting growth through exporting

A wealth of experience in helping Dorset’s first time and experienced exporters move goods overseas and prepare for new markets. Our team process over £155 million Dorset exports each year.

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International trade workshops

Support your overseas business growth with our accredited training courses which are designed for both experienced and novice exporters. We offer delegates the opportunity to gain formal qualifications in international trade procedures.

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Discounted foreign exchange rates

Dorset Chamber has partnered with foreign exchange and payment solutions experts Moneycorp, to offer our members special terms and access to very good foreign exchange rates, giving you significant savings to help you to grow your business.

Take to the Skies for Diverse Abilities

Local disability charity, Diverse Abilities, is asking dare devil local supporters to take to the skies by taking part in a skydive or wing walk in aid of the charity that supports children and adults living with disabilities across Dorset. On 30 March, at …

18 Feb

Headway Walking Football Team Kitted Out By Coles Miller

Walking football players who are overcoming brain injuries now have new kit thanks to Coles Miller Solicitors. Coles …

18 Feb

Greendale get proactive with mental health

Fifteen employees at Dorset Chartered Builders, Greendale Construction Limited, have attended a mental health awareness course, with five …

18 Feb

Eco Hub Kingsleigh Primary School display

The Dolphin Shopping Centre in Poole has partnered with Kingsleigh Primary School in Bournemouth to display the pupils’ …

18 Feb

Awarded Commercial Photographer in Dorset

Anna Klesse from NU Media House Ltd has been awarded two Highly Commended Awards by Master Photographers Association …

18 Feb

Regional co-operative passes on Skills for Life

Children are developing more skills than ever at an indoor ‘skills for life’ village thanks to a new …

18 Feb

Upcoming Events

When: February 27, 2019

Bank of England Briefing – Hallmark, Carlton

08:00 - 10:30

**FULLY BOOKED** Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry is pleased to extend a warm welcome to memb …

When: February 28, 2019

February Signature Breakfast – Rick Stein

08:00 - 10:00

**Fully Booked** Members Only EventDorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry are be delighted to welco …

When: March 1, 2019

Dorset Business Forum – Brexit Conference

10.30 - 1:00

Dorset Business Forum – Brexit Business Conference, advice and information for businesses as we exit …

When: March 1, 2019

Health & Wellbeing Event

09:00 - 12:30

Following on from the success of sponsoring the new Health and Wellbeing Dorset Business Award, Ouch …