Join Us

Dorchester Chamber for Business aims to Promote, Support and Influence the interests of our members. 

The benefits include:

  • An opportunity to network nurturing existing and making new contacts.
  • Relaxed and informal monthly face to face breakfast meetings.
  • Ability to promote your news via our website and social media channels.
  • Offer your business expertise to fellow members.
  • Twice yearly question and answer sessions with local MP Chris Loder.
  • Influence decisions being discussed by the local and county authorities.
  • Engage with key business people within the area.
  • An online business directory listing to promote your business.
  • Access to training and learning on business topics.
  • Membership is just £60:00 annually for small businesses in Dorset and £140.00 for larger businesses* (no VAT payable)

We currently have over 100 members making us one of the largest town chambers locally.

To join the Dorchester Chamber for Business please complete the Membership Application form below. You will then be taken to a page with a PayPal payment button to pay for your 2024 membership.

Annual rates are
Small businesses: £60:00 annually* no VAT payable.
Large businesses: £140:00 annually (30 employees or more) no VAT payable.

* Small businesses are:
(i) Businesses with less than 30 employees registered or with a representative in Dorset
(ii) Charities, Not for profit organisations and schools in Dorset.

Please note we do not accept membership applications from networking groups. 

Read our membership brochure here: Dorchester Chamber for Business membership brochure

Membership Application

All fields must be completed

    Business Name *

    Contact Name *

    Email *

    Contact Name for the person who will represent your business at events *

    Business address *

    Business postcode *

    Phone number for the online directory *

    Phone number of the key contact (not published) *

    Number of employees *

    Business website *

    Business description (what do you do) 200 words max *

    What are you hoping to gain from joining Dorchester Chamber *

    Please contact us for further information or if you need help.