Membership Benefits

Welcome to the Simcoe & District Chamber of Commerce

Becoming a member means more than just connecting with the network of more than 200 member businesses and individuals. It also gives you an active role in shaping the economic future of your community, your Province, and your Country. It also connects you to millions of members of organizations affiliated with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce and the Ontario Chamber of Commerce.

Your Chamber Working for Your and Your Business

As the business organization representing Simcoe and area, we work with employers, business associations, and local government to help shape a vibrant business economy.  As part of the Ontario and Canadian Chambers of Commerce network, we also represent you at provincial and federal levels.

Exclusive Benefits For Our Members

As a member of the Simcoe & District Chamber of Commerce, you and your business benefit from:

  • Regular networking events including our monthly Business After Five events to promote what you do
  • Referrals to and from other local, trusted businesses
  • Information Sessions to help you run your business
  • Complimentary listing on our Member’s Directory linking to your website.
  • Outstanding Business Achievement Awards, Golf Tournament and our premier Home, Garden and Lifestyle event, Springarama.
  • Exclusive discounts for credit cards, fuel, vacations, and insurance

If any of these benefits pique your interest, feel free to check out our reasonable membership fees and find the plan best suited for your business.

Gain Access to Chamber Exclusive Affinity Programs

Essential Business Services

Through the Simcoe and District Chamber of commerce, your business can gain access to many programs and services available with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce’s Essential Business Services. The EBS page provides a simple location assembling a number of services and information to help your organization.

TradeCert

This service allows exporters to apply and receive their approval electronically from the comfort of their own office (providing they have access to a good quality color printer).
Canadian exporters can apply online and print from anywhere in the world. Reduced travel time and courier costs. Fast, convenient and user-friendly: get certificates in hours versus days.

Chambers Plan Employee Benefits

More than 30,000 small to medium-sized businesses choose the Chambers Plan to protect their employees with comprehensive group benefits, including Health and Dental Insurance, making it Canada's #1 employee benefits plan for small businesses. As a not-for-profit program - all surpluses stay in the Plan and help lower premiums.

                                        Contact the Simcoe and District Chamber of Commerce plan                                           administrator Tatjana Burcul, tatjana@arcfinancialgroup.com.

First Ontario Credit Union

Simcoe & District Chamber of Commerce Members gain special access to the Member Value Program (MVP). MVP provides access to exclusive personal banking offers, rates and promotions.

UPS

Discounts of 40% on shipments within Canada and to worldwide destinations, 25% on imports into Canada and 75% (starting at) on freight shipments services with the UPS® Savings Program.

Chamber eLearning

SME-oriented online training courses for business owners and employees through the Chamber eLearning Centre.

CIRA

Protect your business with CIRA’s cyber security solutions including D-Zone and Domain Lock.

Esso

A fuel discount ($0.035 per liter) offered to the company, and its employees, at all Canadian ESSO-branded service stations.

Esso frequently asked questions.

Grand and Toy

Take advantage of the purchasing power that membership in the OCC’s Chamber Network offers! Save up to 25% off competitor pricing on everyday office supplies and workplace solutions, and over 30% on paper.

Lenovo

A savings program that offers members savings up to 30% off the everyday public web price of Lenovo’s entire product line as well as free ground shipping on all orders.
Call 1-888-315-7408, ext. 5221

Pragmatic

As a member of the Simcoe and District Chamber of Commerce you have access to Pragmatic's exclusive conference rates. Save at least 25% on your audio conferencing.

Purolator

The OCC has negotiated highly favourable rates with Purolator for its members. Receive preferential pricing with discounts ranging from 25%-45% on Purolator Express and Purolator Ground suite of courier services.

Vice Versa

As a member of the OCC, your benefits include privileged discount rates for professional linguistic services, provided by Vice Versa's team of expert translators and interpreters.

CAA

Ontario members of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce qualify for exclusive rates from CAA Insurance. Save up to 20% on auto insurance and 10% on home insurance and gain access to programs like the Forgive and Forget plan®, CAA MyPace™, Complimentary CAA Tire Coverage and more!

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