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Membership of the Wayland Chamber of Commerce is open to any individual person, company or business interested in or actively engaged in business in the Wayland Area upon application and payment of the subscription fee for the year. The Committee of the Chamber of Commerce meets eleven times each year and new applications are considered at each meeting. The Committee reserves the right to refuse an application for membership without assigning a reason.
Every member pays an annual subscription of an amount determined by the Annual General Meeting (AGM) in advance each year.
2020 MEMBERSHIP PRICES
All subscriptions become due on the last day of December each year. Only fully paid up members are entitled to vote and take part in Chamber activities unless specifically otherwise notified.
Businesses with 1-10 Employees - £45
Businesses with 11-24 Employees - £89
Businesses with 24 - 99 Employees - £125
Businesses with 100+ Employees - £189
Website and Directory Category Listings:
A benefit of membership is the promotion of your business on the Chamber website and our printed Directory. Each Business is allocated a single category listing in each. Many businesses find it useful for their customers to be listed under a number of different categories, for which the Chamber makes a small additional charge based on 10% of your membership subscription. i.e.
Businesses with 1-10 Employees - £4.5 per additional category
Businesses with 11-24 Employees - £8.9 per additional category
Businesses with 24 - 99 Employees - £12.5 per additional category
Businesses with 100+ Employees - £18.9 per additional category
Watton Town Council has a list of the services that local businesses are providing during lock down. This is updated regularly. https://waylandchamber.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Watton-Coronavirus-Business-List-2020.04.15.pdf You can download here and also check for new updates via their website. https://www.wattontowncouncil.gov.uk/ We are also sharing regular updates via our Facebook page. If you have any information or a service that…
COVID-19: RETAIL, HOSPITALITY AND LEISURE GRANT FUND (RHLGF) In response to the Coronavirus, Covid–19, the Government announced on 11 and 17 March 2020 that there would be financial support for small businesses, and businesses in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors. This support will take the form of two grant funding schemes, the Small Business…
These are testing times for all of us and we are aware that the majority of Wayland businesses – members or not – are facing some very tough times. We are planning to provide as much support and help as we can to keep us all up to date with the latest local developments and…
The Chamber AGM will be held at Watton by Verve on Monday 9th March at 7pm. The meeting is open to all but only members have the right to vote. AGENDA 1. Welcome and Introductions 2. Apologies: Debbie Harris, Vice Chair 3. Minutes 2019 AGM 4. Matters Arising 5. Trea surer: Annual Report 6. Marketing,…
AGM REMINDER Monday 9th March, 7.00pm Watton by Verve 80 Brandon Rd, Watton, Thetford IP25 6LB The Chamber of Commerce AGM will take place next week at Watton by Verve. This is a chance for you to vote for next year’s committee as well as to find out about some exciting new partnership projects that we have…
Business leaders, retailers, local and district Councillors and senior executives of Norfolk research and innovation institutes met in Broom Hall Hotel near Watton to launch the Wayland Chamber of Commerce vision and strategy for Wayland Businesses. The audience of over 40 watched a promotional video highlighting the benefits of business in Wayland before a presentation…
A fantastic time was had by all at Watton Carnival on 15th September. As in previous years Wayland Chamber of Commerce was delighted to sponsor the Stage, which hosted local musicians after the open-air Sunday Service in the morning. The High Street was alive with stalls, games and rides for the children, including a display…
Hopefully you will have received our recent newsletter and read about the new Chamber Strategy which will be launched at an open event at Broom Hall on 4th October. We are very pleased that our local MP George Freeman and Minister of State for Transport, will launch this plan which outlines our vision for business…
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