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Dorset’s voice of business has warned that there is a long way to go following cabinet agreement for a Brexit deal.

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.


2018 Awards night

1st November 2018

Seventa Events winners journey

Simon Brooks

TeamJobs winners journey

Jason Gault

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.

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.

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.

Business Insights

Ep2: The Changing Face of the High Street

Digital Storm

Ep1: How Adopting A ‘people-first’ Approach Drives Success

Matthew Fretten, Frettens Solicitors

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 News

Members News

Echo-U South Celebrates New Contract Win With LV=

LEADING contact centre Echo-U South is celebrating a recent contract win with life and pensions provider LV=. The news also coincides with the office’s first birthday milestone. The Echo-U South team, …

Business Partner News

Bournemouth & Poole College sees high demand for digital marketer apprenticeship

Bournemouth & Poole College has launched a mid-year intake for its digital marketer apprenticeship to support the extra demand for the course. Due to the high demand both from employers in the dig …

Business Partner News

Helping Hand For Safewise

Two groups of volunteers from the J.P. Morgan Good Works programme each spent a day in helping to accomplish a makeover at the SafeWise Bournemouth premises. This included painting of the house; clear …

Members News

Purewell Electrical to Launch a New Range of Custom-Built PC’s and Gaming Rigs

Customers can choose the specifications in store and enjoy a 5 Year Warranty on all machines In association with ASU Computers, an exciting new force in custom-built PC’s and Gaming Rigs, Purewell Ele …

Upcoming Events

When: November 29, 2018

November Meet the Chamber – AFC Bournemouth

17:30 - 19:15

If you are interested in joining the Chamber or you're looking to get the most out of your Membe …

When: December 7, 2018

President's Christmas Networking Lunch – Hallmark Hotel Bournemouth Carlton

12:00 - 15:00

Celebrate the festive season at Dorset Chamber President's Christmas Networking Lunch.This is on …

When: December 7, 2018

Dorset Chamber Annual General Meeting 2018 – Hallmark Hotel Bournemouth Carlton

10:00 - 11:00

Chamber Members are invited to the Dorset Chamber Annual General Meeting (AGM). The AGM provides an …

When: December 13, 2018

AFFILIATED CHAMBER EVENT Bournemouth Chamber Big Christmas Party

19:20 - 23:30

**AFFILIATED CHAMBER EVENT**Bournemouth Chamber of Trade & Commerce are holding a three course sit-d …