About Us

Our Mission

Our role is to ensure that, working together, we create connections within our ever growing peer network and become an enabler for business growth locally, regionally and nationally.

Representing 700+ businesses with around 60,000 employees across all sectors, we work at a local, national and international level to support businesses from sole traders to multinational corporations.

Founded in 1877, Bedfordshire Chamber of Commerce is one of only 52 Chambers in the UK to be accredited by the British Chambers of Commerce. The Chamber network exists to make a difference to your business, through opening new business opportunities in local, national and international markets, ensuring your views are heard within Government or providing critical business support.

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Bedfordshire Chamber of Commerce

We helped businesses access £269k of grant funding in 2015

32% of our members export

32% of our members export

Our members employ over 50,000 people

Our members employ over 50,000 people

825 pupils from 23 schools attended our ‘Your Future’ event last year

825 pupils from 23 schools attended our ‘Your Future’ event last year

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Bedfordshire Business Manifesto 2019 / 2020

Throughout this time of significant political and economical change, Bedfordshire Chamber of Commerce has been working closely with the local business community to identify the most prominent challenges and opportunities. This manifesto was informed by surveys, member input, and has been shaped by key members of the business community.

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