Budleigh Salterton Chamber of Commerce is a not-for-profit organisation, focused on the development and mutual support of the business community in Budleigh Salterton and the surrounding area.
The Chamber of Commerce aims are to:
Work together to raise the positive profile of the Budleigh Salterton area, achieved by organising community events, such as the Summer Street Party, Fun Run in Gala week, Auction of Promises, Easter Bonnet window competition and annual Late Night Shopping event and through our website and directory.
Work together to improve the business environment and the effectiveness of businesses, achieved by the development of the Town Map in all the major car parks.
Develop a role as a business forum, representing our members’ interests particularly with the Town Council, on issues affecting the town, such as parking, social distancing systems during Covid 19, and economic regeneration.
Chamber members regularly attend business forums with other neighbouring Chambers, where the local MP, Simon Jupp is often present or represented , offering a direct link to Westminster with your concerns.
The Chamber of Commerce was involved in the Neighbourhood Plan, which has shaped the future of Budleigh Salterton and the surrounding area.
Encourage people to support local businesses and to shop locally for food, drink and other shopping, leisure pursuits and services.
Promote tourism for Budleigh Salterton and the surrounding area, through the success of our website and business directory, updates of events on Facebook, our close association with the Tourist Information Centre and by networking with other organisations.
Find out how becoming a member of the Budleigh Salterton Chamber of Commerce can help your business or organisation. These are some of the many benefits:
Promotion of all types of businesses in the Budleigh area via an organisation with strength in numbers
Regular networking opportunities
Regular meetings with key speakers FREE to members to help support and develop your business in conjunction with Exmouth Chamber of Commerce.
The Chamber of Commerce website: As well as a range of business information, our website includes a member’s directory, events guide and map to help increase the visibility of your business and events, with valuable links to your own website
Working together to increase PR and Marketing activity via electronic and paper media
Regular news updates by email and on our Facebook page to keep members informed
A forum to liaise with other regional business groups for extended networking opportunities
Advice and support from fellow members
The opportunity to make business presentations to the group
Priority for members in joint advertising campaigns for Budleigh and the surrounding area on a not-for-profit, cost only basis