Membership


 

Membership in The West Vancouver Chamber of Commerce is open to any reputable person, directly or indirectly engaged or interested in trade, commerce or the economic, civil and social welfare of the District of West Vancouver shall be eligible for membership in the Chamber.
(Membership is not based on your business being located in West Vancouver.) 

The West Vancouver Chamber of Commerce has five membership categories and associated annual fees.Your membership period runs for 12 months from the date you join. For a complete list of member benefits click here. Your membership fee is deductible as a business expense under the Income Tax Act. To apply for membership in The West Vancouver Chamber of Commerce, click here. 

Full Membership (click to join)

Cost $225.00  plus GST and a one time only Administration Fee of $40.00 

This membership entitles the business one membership card per business. It allows for one vote at the Annual General Meeting and provides access to all member product/service benefits (if they qualify), Member to Member Discounts, member rates at all Chamber functions, weekly email updates with Chamber news and a directory listing on the Chambers website. 

Non-Profit and Not-for-Profit Membership (click to join)

 (Please fax registration certificate for approval to 604-926-6647)

Cost $110.00  plus GST and a one time only Administration Fee of $40.00

With proof of your non-profit or not-for-profit status, these members are entitled to full membership benefits including one vote at the Annual General Meeting, one employee membership card, access to all member product/service benefits (if they qualify), Member to Member Discounts, member rates at all Chamber functions, weekly email updates with Chamber news and a directory listing on the Chambers website.

Retired Person Membership (join now)

(65 years plus) (Please fax proof of age to 604-926-6647)

Cost $70.00  plus GST and a one time only Administration Fee of $40.00

This membership allows for a single membership for a retired person with minimal benefits including weekly email update, Member to Member Discounts and member rates for all Chamber functions. No voting rights are included nor are any other benefits attached to this membership. No business affiliation will be included in the web membership directory.

Student Membership (join now)

(Please fax student card to 604-926-6647)

Cost $50.00 plus GST and a one time only Administration Fee of $40.00

This membership allows full-time high school or secondary educational students, from qualifying institutions to Member to Member Discounts, weekly email update and member rates for all Chamber functions. No voting rights are included nor are any other benefits are attached to these memberships, except for the Member to Member Discounts.

Recent graduates of Accredited Small Business Program (join now)

(Please fax certificate to 604-926-6647)

50% off first year membership for new business start-ups.

Cost of $112.50 plus a one time only Administration Fee of $40.00 and 5% GST

Recent (within the last year) graduates of an accredited small business program are entitled to full membership benefits for a twelve month period.
 

Bowen Island Member (join Now)

Cost $135.00 (plus GST and a one-time only Administration Fee of $40.00)

This membership entitles the business a membership card. It allows for one vote at the Annual General Meeting and provides access to all member product/service benefits (if they qualify), Member to Member Discounts, member rates at all Chamber functions, weekly email updates with Chamber news and a directory listing on the Chambers website.


Our membership is approximately 350 strong and is constantly growing.

Members are invited and encouraged to participate in opportunities we offer, such as:

  • Breakfast meetings with high profile guest speakers
  • "North Shore Business Showcase"
  • "Member To Member" discount program
  •  Reception with the Mayor
  • Annual Christmas Party
  • President's Dinner and Business Excellence Awards
  • Annual General Meeting
  • "Taste of Ambleside"

The Chamber is also actively involved in community events throughout the year and members are invited to participate. Here are just a sample of the Activities:

  • West Van Community Day
  • Canada Day Celebrations
  • Harmony Arts Festival
  • Taste of the Bay
  • Coho Festival

These are a few of the many opportunities to meet new business contacts, pass out your business card, support the Chamber and your community and have fun.

To apply for membership in The West Vancouver Chamber of Commerce, click here.


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