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 several 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.

1 FULL-TIME EMPLOYEE (SOLOPRENEUR)

Cost $200.00  plus GST.

New! The ‘Solopreneur’ membership for small businesses with ONE (1) Employee, themselves!

2 TO 5 FULL-TIME EMPLOYEES (OR EQUIVALENT)

Cost $250.00  plus GST.

For small businesses with TWO (2) to FIVE (5) Full-time employees/or equivalent) This membership 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 e-newsletter and a directory listing on the Chambers website.

6 TO 10 FULL-TIME EMPLOYEES (OR EQUIVALENT)

Cost $300.00  plus GST.

For medium sized businesses with SIX (6) to TEN (10) Full-Time Employees/or equivalent.

11 TO 15 FULL-TIME EMPLOYEES (OR EQUIVALENT)

Cost $360.00  plus GST.

For larger size businesses with ELEVEN (11) to FIFTEEN (15) Full-Time Employees/or equivalent.

16+ FULL-TIME EMPLOYEES (OR EQUIVALENT)

Cost $425.00  plus GST.

For large businesses with SIXTEEN (16) or more Full-time employees (or equivalent).

BOWEN ISLAND MEMBER

Cost $175.00 plus GST.

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.

NON-PROFIT AND NOT-FOR-PROFIT MEMBERSHIP

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

Cost $200.00  plus GST.

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

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

Cost $125.00  plus GST.

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

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

Cost $62.50 plus GST.

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

(Please fax certificate to 604-926-6647)

Cost of $125.00 plus GST.

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

COMMUNITY PARTNER MEMBERSHIP

Cost $750.00 plus GST.

This enhanced Full Membership offers community member supporters the opportunity to have an increased profile within the Chamber’s promotional face and website presence. Please contact the Chamber office for more details. (Current members who wish to upgrade to a Community Partner Membership: please contact the office.)