About Us

Dawlish Chamber of Trade and Commerce for Traders

We welcome all businesses in the Dawlish area, you can be industrial, commercial, retail, tourist, home & mobile businesses and associations/charities/not-for-profit.

Your business can be any size, from a small business on your own to a large business and everything inbetween. It is a great place to meet like minded people.

The committee aims to act as a voice for local businesses through regularly attending relevant council meetings and inviting councillors to our own meetings. Working with councils, the local MP and others to ensure Dawlish is the place to do business.

We raise awareness amongst Dawlish Town Council, Teignbridge District Council, Devon County Council and local MP of issues that affect businesses in and around Dawlish and therefore have positive consequences for the overall prosperity of the town.

The Chamber is a not for profit organisation and funding from membership fees or other fundraising goes towards resources for members or to support the Dawlish community.

Dawlish Chamber of Trade and Commerce is the local organisation for promoting your business and updating your knowledge about local issues, events and promotions. Membership is currently £20 per year.

Meetings are held regularly and members are contacted by email, through our Facebook page or through this website.

The Chamber is constantly changing and developing to meet the needs of it’s members

Great reasons to join:

  • Make connections with Chamber members can introduce you to businesses you want to target for sales or an introduction to potential suppliers.
  • The Dawlish Business Breakfast, a monthly meeting at 7am where you can meet lots of other businesses, councillors and your MP
  • The Dawlish Coffee Conversations, a 10am meeting for those who can’t make the Dawlish Business Breakfast where you can meet lots of other businesses.
  • Make your voice heard within the local community
  • Come and collaborate and see your business grow.
  • Come to Business Drop In sessions, Business Seminars and Training, learn new skills and update old skills.
  • You can also use the Dawlish Work Hub at a reduced rate, if you need a desk for a day, or a small or large meeting room.
  • Be informed through our Facebook page, regular email updates and this website
  • Make friends through attendance at our meetings and occasional social gatherings
  • Contribute your ideas for the development of Dawlish
  • Raise the public profile of your business through being part of regular Town Trails and Window Competitions
  • Free advertising opportunity on Love Dawlish website

What have you got to loose, all this and more for just £20.