Services for members
The North & Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce offers its members a raft of local services. And because we are part of the British Chambers of Commerce, we can offer a number of negotiated exclusive services with leading organisations to bring you support services and help save you money.
How we can help
Business Support Advice
The UK is awash with business support and funding programmes but finding the right programme and suit your specific needs can often be burdensome. With the North & Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce, we can help you navigate the business and funding support landscape to obtain relevant expert support to drive your business. Find out more at our dedicated business support page.
Chamber Business Information Line
Members can speak to a dedicated local team of advisers who can help them tap into our comprehensive national business information library. Members can access information on company data, trade names, statistics, finance, legislation and information needed to create a business.
Chamber R&D Tax Relief
The Chamber, in association with Patron members Jackson Stephen, are supporting members in identifying and claiming tax relief for their research and development investment. Using a professional practice, like Jackson Stephen, will provide members with specialist advice and a high-quality service. Find out more here.
Is a new publication from your award-winning Chamber of Commerce, will be sent to you each quarter. The Voice will keep members informed of the Chamber’s many activities, including lobbying for legislative changes, providing opportunities to grow your business through partnership and networking, introducing trusted advisors and expertise and promoting positive business news on behalf of our members.
Find out more here.
Chamber Credit Insurance
A new service to protect businesses trading in the UK and internationally from the risks of late payment and insolvency, Chamber Credit Insurance has been developed exclusively for Chamber members of all sizes. Help better manage trade risks and gain access to market knowledge to help grow your business securely, and strategically in new and existing markets. Exclusive special offers apply. Find out more on the Chamber Credit Insurance website.
Chamber Foreign Exchange
Help your business to save money and manage foreign exchange risk. Chamber Foreign Exchange, in partnership with Moneycorp, offers competitive exchange rates, free online currency accounts, reduced transfer fees and fast, online transactions. Add practical advice and a free foreign exchange health check of your FX requirements to see your business capitalise on currency fluctuations and save money on every transaction. Find out more here.
Help to reduce sickness absence and improve staff motivation with a choice of two great schemes.
- Pay as little as £5.30 per employee per month with the cash plan scheme Chamber Primary Health Plan. Find out more here.
The Chamber HR service provides businesses with access to professional HR advice and documentation. Find out more here.
Chamber Health and Safety
Not sure about your Health & Safety policy? Can you afford not to know? Get advice and support here.
Chamber Legal Expenses
Safeguard your business against the unexpected costs of professional legal services and get legal cover of up to £1 million as well as access to a 24/7 helpline. Find out more here.
Chamber Business Prospector
Members of the North and Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce can exclusively take advantage of quality business data at a 50% discounted rate. Find out more here.
As a member of the North & Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce, you are afforded access to exclusive support from Inspired Energy, the recommended energy and utilities advisor for NWL members. Find out more here.
Chamber Roadside Assistance
Receive up to 67% on the cost of breakdown cover (for members of participating accredited Chambers only). Find out more in the attached Flyer.
DHL Express Chamber exclusive
An exclusive offer only for Chamber members. Support for businesses sending goods internationally or at the start of an export strategy. 50% discount on all DHL Express international shipments for the first year for new DHL customers. Find out more here.
Chamber Translation Services
We offer a dedicated translation service for businesses that deal with overseas customers. This includes translation and interpreting services in 140 languages, legal, technical, automotive and marketing translations, and language training. Our translation services have been quality assured through ISO 9000 accreditation.
Sponsorship and promotion
When you join the North & Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce, you join one of the region’s largest business communities, packed with opportunities to market your business to other members, and the wider business community. We offer members a range of sponsorship, promotional and PR opportunities at our events and through our digital channels. Speak to your Chamber team today to discover more.
We stage an action packed event programme throughout the year from free networking event to paid-for training events. These are great opportunities to develop your relationships and knowledge. Get in touch for a copy of the annual events programme.