What are the benefits of joining Chemainus & District Chamber of Commerce?

Chamber membership delivers a comprehensive benefits package offering member discounts plus business referrals and networking opportunities.

Membership dues are tax deductible.

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You can take advantage of these benefits:

  • Chamber of Commerce Insurance Plan (Benefits include life, health, dental, travel insurance, vision care, short and long term disability and other. Renewable contract and pooled price stability)
  • Versapay (Visa/MasterCard, Interac transactions)
  • TD Merchant Service/First Data International (Visa/MasterCard, Interac transactions)
  • Payworks (make payroll easier! Integration with Chamber Group Insurance Plan and easy entry of payroll via phone, fax or online)
  • Petro Canada (Discount on gasoline and diesel, with a minimum purchase per month and vehicle propane discount if purchased at Petro Canada retail service stations.)
  • Shell (discount on posted pump price for gasoline and diesel retail purchases)
  • Esso Imperial Oil (discount on fuel, oil and more at any Esso Service Station)
  • Husky/Mohawk (discount on Fuel at Husky/Mohawk locations – no minimum. Single invoice for purchases.)
  • Shaw Sabeey Liability Insurance for non-profits
  • Hotels
  • Constant Contact

Promotional Opportunities for Members

The Chamber offers a variety of opportunities to connect your business to the community and business leaders. Including racking in the busy Chemainus Visitor Centre. The Chamber offers media marketing packages to help promote your business! We have strategically placed a television, which runs through a slide show of photos 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, in the Visitor Centre, to be seen through the glass windowed front doors by all individuals that enter the building, as well as by those who walk by. This is an excellent opportunity to advertise your product, service, and business directly to local residents, and tourists entering our town. In 2018 we welcomed over 55,000 visitors and locals and over 1,000 tour buses, download a media marketing package to gain this great exposure! 2020 Media Marketing Package Application

Business Contacts

Through Chamber activities and programs, you will have the opportunity to meet potential customers and clients.

Business Referrals

The Chamber receives a large number of calls requesting goods and services – we refer our members.

Business Seminars/Workshops

The Chamber offers programs directed towards business development as well as personal growth.

Networking Events

Business after Business events offer members the opportunity to socialize, exchange business cards and network with other Chamber members in a casual setting.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Get involved in community activities! Let business and government leaders know who you are and show them you support the community that supports you.


The Chamber offers numerous opportunities for you to make a difference in the community.

Business Directory

Your business will be listed in the Chamber’s Business Directory on this website, which can be found in the major search engines.

Ready to join? Download our PDF membership form and get started! 2020 Membership Application