As part of the BC Chamber and Canadian Chamber we are proud to offer the following benefits to our members. Click on the logos to go to the company websites.
Chambers of Commerce Group Insurance Plan
- Covers all industries including one person firms, home business and farms
- Dental and Health options
- Guarantee Renewable Contract
- Fully pooled price stability
- Business Overhead Benefits
For more information or to receive a quote, please contact our South Okanagan representative, Dan Roberge, 1-888-818-2942 or email Dan at firstname.lastname@example.org
First Data Payment Processing
The Canadian Chamber of Commerce and First Data, a leader in the electronic payment processing industry, have partnered to bring you exclusive benefits to help grow your business. Together we are ready to help you with preferred pricing and products for merchant services tailored to suit your needs.
Discount Rate/Transaction Fees*
- Visa 1.49%
- MasterCard 1.55%
- Card Brand 0.15%
- NQA 0.27%
- Interac® Debit $0.05/Transaction
- Monthly Account Fee $5.00
*additional processing fees may apply
The British Columbia Chamber of Commerce in partnership with VersaPay is pleased to announce some exciting changes to our current VersaPay program. This program offers new highly competitive Credit Card processing rates along with a new feature for our members called the VersaPay Platform.
- Visa: 1.49%
- Mastercard: 1.49%
- Interac: 5¢
- ICT 220 Terminal (Comes with IPP 320): $34.99/mo
Please refer to the Versapay Fact Sheet for further information on these two options. Or visit www.versapay.com/landing/bc-chambers-of-commerce/ or contact Chris Browes at 1.888.318.8729 or email@example.com.
Chamber of Commerce Learning Network
When was the last time you invested in you?
Chamber Learning Network™ offers small and medium sized organizations over 4000 high-quality elearning courses and over 1000 online instructional videos from many of the top content producers in the industry.
The courses cover a wide range of topics like business and professional skills training, computer skills training, leadership and management training, new manager training, workplace health and safety training, industry specific training courses, and sales training.
The Chamber has negotiated a significant discount (20%) on all training for members.
Click here for more information or call 1-877-622-7442 for a catalogue of courses.
Constant Contact Communication Tool
Constant Contact uses fully customizable templates for newsletter, announcements, events and surveys. It is an email marketing and survey tool which allows you to track information about who is reading your releases, and also what links are followed.
Business members receive a 20% discount for 6 months, or 25% for 12 months.
Call 1-800-221-2793 to get set-up.
Petro Canada Superpass
- 2 cents per litre off all grades of retail gasoline & diesel (minimum of 200 litres/month)
- Individually numbered credit card for each vehicle
Esso Imperial Oil
The BC Chamber of Commerce and Imperial Oil are pleased to offer the Esso Direct DriverBilling Program to all members, which offers a preferred 3.5 cent per litre discount off of fuel purchased at any Esso-branded service station, including marine fuel!
For more information, visit http://essobusinesscards.ca/a/index.php?org=bc-chamber. Contact Michele E. Guite at Michele.firstname.lastname@example.org or 705.868.8836, if you have any questions.
Car Rental Discounts
Chamber members can now receive car rental discounts in Canada and around the world for unlimited business and leisure travel.
The BC Chamber of Commerce member car rental discount program is provided for the exclusive access of our members and their employees, friends and family.
Savings may exceed 50%, and average 10-20% below market rates.
Visit the Travel Discounts Website
Chamber members can receive hotel discounts in Canada and around the world for unlimited business and leisure travel.
The BC Chamber of Commerce member hotel discount program is provided for the exclusive access of our members and their employees, friends and family.
Savings may exceed 50%, and average 10-20% below market rates.
Payworks Payroll Program
- Basic Run Charge of $16.50 & one-time fee $150
- Integration with Chamber Group Plan
- Yearend tax filing/T4’s.
- $1.35 per Direct Deposit or Cheques
- “Go Green” Initiative: 15% discount off Basic Run Charge and Per Employee payment (Must use Web product and have no delivery)
For more information, please visit www.payworks.ca, or contact Glenda Plews at 1.877.595.8171.
Evolve Collaboration offers enterprise quality at a boutique experience. Our integrated conferencing and collaboration services include audio, web and video conferencing solutions with many customizable features designed to meet the specific needs of your business communications.
As the Business to Business division of Staples, Staples Advantage works with companies of 20+ employees to develop customized programs, dedicated account management, and a complete assortment of products and services to meet business needs. Click here for more info.
- Discounts on office products
- Online purchasing
- Next day business delivery
- Volume pricing
Contact Business Development Manager Brian Misener at 1.604.251.4343 x 17041,
Toll Free: 1.877. 251.4343 x 17041 or email email@example.com
The BC Chamber of Commerce has partnered with ChamberMaster to give both new and existing ChamberMaster clients 10% off of their monthly fees for all ChamberMaster products and services.
ChamberMaster seamlessly integrates with your website through their Search Engine Optimization web modules and addresses virtually all management aspects of your member data, event creation, billing, and social networking.
For additional details about ChamberMaster’s offer to BC Chamber members, please see BC Chamber Website HERE
Park n Fly
Canada’s only national airport parking company, Park’N Fly offers BC Chamber Members exclusive, lower than web rates which can be used for both leisure and business travel.
BC Chamber Members that travel frequently can register online to expedite their service and receive the discount automatically every time they park with us, additional services are included with rewards program.
Drive Audience Engagement at your Events. Pigeonhole Live is the Simplest Interactive Q&A Platform for Events, Seminars and Workshops.
Industry players and key stakeholders gather at your event to share and learn. With Pigeonhole Live, speakers can now effectively engage with your audience and move conversations forward.
Every day the Purolator network successfully delivers more promises to more points across Canada than any other parcel and freight solutions provider. We understand the importance of delivering your promise, without the worry.
As a member of the BC Chamber of Commerce, you are entitled to even greater value when you choose the Purolator network; with volume discounts on Purolator Express® and Purolator Ground® services.
Spark is our preferred partner for discounted nonprofit and charity insurance. Spark aims to engage our communities with helpful educational resources combined with an honest, secure, and user-friendly insurance buying experience. The application takes less than 5 minutes to complete and no obligation quotes are free. All nonprofits and charities are eligible.
Competitactics ® is an agile consulting firm that specializes in helping to give companies the edge that they need to compete. Areas of expertise include customer satisfaction measurement, competitive intelligence, mystery shops, market segmentation and strategic planning.
The UPS Store
Discounts of 30% on shipments within Canada and to worldwide destinations, 25% on imports into Canada and 75% (starting at) on freight shipments services with theUPS® Savings Program
The Alba Group/Lyreco Canada
Provides value added services, and bring significant discounts on products and services to members irrespective of size or annual spend.
These products and services are either at a great discount or provide value added service not normally available.
International Chamber of Commerce Canada Publications
10% discount on the cost of publications through Canada International Chamber of Commerce.
The Canadian Chamber of Commerce provides exclusive, unique reference tools that will help you connect to the world of international business. International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) publications are essential resources for anyone doing business across borders or around the world. These publications will assist you in dealing with often confusing terms, acronyms, procedures, rules and regulations that play a role in all international transactions today.
The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service
Export advice and guidance provided at no cost by our in-house Trade Commissioner
We provide document certification for our members that require Certificates of Origin for shipments made internationally. A Certificate of Origin is a document attesting goods in a shipment are produced or manufactured in a particular country (Country of Origin). Chambers worldwide offer this important trade support service. ($40 for Non Chamber Members