• The Voice of Business

  • Business Buddies. With Benefits.

  • Helping you move on up. Or move on over. Since 1893.

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Your Chamber

We advocate on behalf of your business on its own, your sector, or the economic best interests of our city and region. Our 500-plus members save on expenses like health benefits, fuel, insurance, training, e-commerce upgrades, business expansion and advice. Become a member today.

Your Future

With more business licences per-capita than most BC communities —1,300 and counting — the Nelson and District Chamber supports the sustainable economic growth of a vibrant and increasingly diverse business community. We can help you start up or level up your business.

Our Community

Nelson and District offers a remarkably unique mix of big city everything and small town life. Culture, cuisine, adventure, health and wellness, social services, education, recreation and relaxation. Need directions to your life’s next great adventure? The folks at the Visitor Information Centre are waiting.

Welcome

Welcome to the Nelson & District Chamber of Commerce. Through our advocacy efforts we promote business growth, sustainable development and job creation while facilitating strong, productive relationships with the community, educational facilities, businesses, non-profits and government organizations.

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Business Recovery Assistance

Even with BC’s restart plans underway, your business may still need a hand recovering from the pandemic. We can help.

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Think Local First

When you choose to buy from a local business you are helping to support our community, create jobs and enhance prosperity by circulating dollars between businesses and residents.

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Vaccine Card Info For Businesses

BC’s new Vaccine Card – Here’s what Nelson and Area Businesses need to know

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ABOUT NELSON

Nelson, British Columbia is among just a handful of small cities in North America that can lay claim to a unique mix….. an unusual abundance of big city cosmopolitan amenities , coupled with a an authentic small town charm. You will feel the funky vibe and authenticity and entrepreneurial spirit following a quick stroll down historic Baker Street, a vibrant main street that is a true adventure in itself.

WE’RE HERE TO HELP

Get in touch with the Nelson and District Chamber of Commerce to find out more about starting or growing your business or investing in Nelson today.

BECOME A MEMBER

The Nelson and District Chamber and its local board of business leaders is your voice when it comes time to speak to our community, your customers and all levels of government. We advocate on behalf of your business on its own, your sector, or the economic best interests of our city and region. Our 500-plus members save on expenses like health benefits, fuel, insurance, training, e-commerce upgrades, business expansion and advice. Become a member today.

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Nelson & District Chamber of Commerce

Nelson & District Chamber of Commerce

Engaging, supporting, and informing the business community in and around Nelson BC.

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