Grow &

We help businesses like yours perform better with excellent connections, truly useful events and expert support

Grow &

We help businesses like yours perform better with excellent connections, truly useful events and expert support

Much more than simply networking

Devon & Plymouth Chamber of Commerce is the largest network of businesses in the South West – small, medium and large organisations who want to be better at business.

We help you connect with other businesses, support your company’s growth with our expertise and use our knowledge to help you succeed, all while campaigning on your behalf.

We provide business support, events & training and unparalleled expertise in everything from access to grant funding to international trade.

Do you want to be part of something bigger?


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1. Connect

We take making connections seriously. We can help grow your network contact by contact, relationship by relationship – so your business grows. We do it at your pace, introducing you to the people you need to meet. Don’t waste your time at meaningless networking events stuffed with sales pitches – let us guide you to making the right connections.

'The Chamber has provided a huge range of opportunities for us to get involved including event hosting, keynote speaking, sponsorships and exposure. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend a membership and will be happy to speak with anyone considering joining'
Ollie Jackman
Taurus Clearer Communications

2. Grow

Your business deserves bespoke support for growth – high quality events, coaching, legal & HR support and a wealth of connections to aid your journey.

We also provide dedicated advice and qualified support from our International Trade team to help you reach new markets and will promote your business through our extensive communication channels.

'The Chamber has enabled us to engage with potential clients in particular in renewable energy and the Net Zero agenda. The team has enhanced our engagement with Plymouth University, in research and recruitment. Both are starting to show signs of benefit'
Ivor Humphrey
Frazer Nash consultants

3. Succeed

We’re committed to providing you with relevant and dynamic support and solutions, designed to help you meet the business challenges of the modern world.

We’re determined to do all we can to support you and your employees in growing your business, increasing profitability and achieving your goals.

Being part of the Chamber and its developing network will strengthen your own business’ voice and profile with other members, in Devon and beyond. 

Better businesses in Devon help all of us.


Do you need help doing business overseas? Our International Trade team can help you grow

Events that connect you to success

Our events programme features more than 100 occasions a year when you can make contacts and build new relationships, raise your company’s profile with like-minded business people, learn crucial business skills and be kept up-to-date on important topics and regional developments. We also have fun doing it!

You can view all our events in our full listings and browse our flagship annual events in our Events section.


Chamber Awards 2021

Golf Day

Want to find out the best events to attend that will benefit your business? Talk to us.

News & resources

Stay up to date with the region’s key business stories plus tales of entrepreneurial success in our news section.

You can also view our growing Resources section, packed with hints, tips, advice and thought leadership from Devon’s business leaders and sought-after contributors.


How smaller retailers can avoid spending more than they have to

Smart Meters
Smart Meters

Freeports – part of the post-pandemic British Revival

Western Union Business Solutions

Building a bright future with Babcock International

Paul Foster
Paul Foster
Babcock International

Exploring the world of apprenticeships with South Devon College

Emily Tucker
Emily Tucker
South Devon College

Want to know more about who our members are? Browse our directory

Introducing 'In Conversation With...'

Our podcast ‘In Conversation With…’ is produced in partnership with Fresh Air Studios in Plymouth.

Listen to our CEO Stuart Elford chat to business leaders, influencers and owners across the South West in a series of inspiring interviews to find out what makes them tick, their plans and their ambitions and their hopes for the region.

We’ll also be talking to members of the Chamber to find out about their businesses – their highs, lows, plans and hints and tips.

You can subscribe now via Apple iTunes, Spotify or wherever you listen to your podcasts:

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Profile Summer 2021

Profile magazine

Our quarterly magazine Profile features in-depth coverage of the region’s issues, initiatives and success stories of businesses and entrepreneurs.

It’s delivered to hundreds of offices and workplaces, and all our members have opportunities to be featured in one of Devon & Plymouth’s best read business publications.

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