Supporting Shropshire’s businesses to become happier, healthier, wealthier and wiser.
To provide support to businesses of all sizes and sectors across Shropshire and ensure the Chamber acts as their voice and ensures county businesses within the membership work together for the greater good and success for all.
We want our business community to be:
HappierThrough a broad range of high quality networking events and training, along with support campaigns such as the Mental Health Charter, we ensure our members utilise our services and benefits for business growth and support, friendships, socialising and support for themselves and their team.
HealthierPhysical, emotional and mental health and wellbeing is at the top of our agenda at Shropshire Chamber of Commerce. From first aid courses to advice on active lifestyles and support from our members in the health sector - we want our members to enjoy the health benefits of being a part of our Chamber.
WealthierBusiness advice and support is what we do and, along with the opportunities our vast membership presents, our members in turn embrace the chance to grow together.
WiserFrom sole traders to multi-national company directors, our membership boasts extensive knowledge and the sharing of that knowledge, advice, training and skills is vital to the success of our Shropshire businesses. Together we are stronger.
We believe in:
TrustWe will treat business partners with the respect they deserve
IntegrityOur work must be held to the highest standards of probity and honesty
ObjectivityOur views and policies will be based on transparent, verifiable and accessible evidence gathered and analysed in accordance with best practice
AccountabilityWe take responsibility for our actions and our words
CollaborationWe will seek to engage and work with the wider business community as well as other regional Chambers
ApproachabilityFair, ethical, quality assured services that are accessible to all members
Shropshire Chamber is a catalyst to support and grow a vibrant Shropshire economy.
Shropshire Chamber is one of only 53 Chambers accredited to the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), which represents thousands of businesses in the UK and is the only truly independent UK business support organisation which has local representation, credibility in the eyes of the Government and the media and is consulted at all levels by Government.
The BCC is the national body for a powerful and influential network of accredited Chambers of Commerce across the UK; a network that directly serves not only its member businesses, but the wider business community. It represents thousands of businesses of all sizes and sectors employing over 5 million employees.