Chambers of Commerce

Chambers of Commerce exist to further the interests of businesses and make a difference. This could mean ensuring your views are heard within government, opening new business opportunities in local, national and international markets or providing business advice, services and skills development.

British Chambers of Commerce (external link) 

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is a dynamic and independent business network with Accredited Chambers in every nation and region of the UK and in key markets around the world.

The BCC is an authentic voice for British business and a leading commentator on the UK economy, drawing on a powerful network that represents business interests in Westminster, Brussels and in every part of the UK.

The BCC carries out the Quarterly Economic Survey, which is the UK’s largest and most authoritative private sector business survey.  Details can be found here BCC quarterly economic survey (external link)

Sussex Chamber Of Commerce (external link)

The Sussex Chamber of Commerce is an organisation dedicated to supporting businesses of all types and sizes in Sussex. We provide the necessary resources for you to grow, develop and build those new connections for a secure future. As a County wide Chamber, and supported by the British Chambers of Commerce we can offer you very unique benefits that help save you money whilst running your business in an effective way!

For more information please email or

telephone 01444 259106

Alliance of Chambers in East Sussex (ACES) (external link)

Formed in 2012, ACES is a collective network of all the Chambers and the FSB in East Sussex working together as a team to help business grow and succeed. ACES is united in supporting its five strategic goals:

  • One voice
  • Infrastructure
  • Connectivity
  • Marketing
  • Skills

Wealden District Council’s Community and Regeneration team works closely with ACES to promote the message that East Sussex is ‘open for business’.

Crowborough Chamber of Commerce (external link)

The Crowborough & District Chamber Of Commerce is a group for all businesses in Crowborough & District providing a forum for sharing ideas and working together to promote and protect the commercial, retail, professional and general interests of all business sectors in Crowborough and district.

Hailsham Chamber of Commerce (external link)

Get connected with The Hailsham & District Chamber of Commerce with business support, networking events and much more to encourage business growth and prosperity.

Heathfield Chamber of Commerce (external link)

Heathfield Chamber of Commerce was established in 1920 and is now a thriving business community that covers Heathfield and the surrounding villages. Its mission is to foster a thriving business community that enables members to grow and develop their business.

Uckfield Chamber of Commerce (external link)

Uckfield Chamber of Commerce provides member businesses with a forum to discuss ideas and provide support for each other. The Chamber is also involved in local issues that impact on local trade and the business community.