Professional advice on a wide range of topics including employment disputes, tax and VAT inspections. Access to 24 hour legal and HR advice line, Health & Safety documentation and legal insurance cover.


Access a range of business discounts offered by other IW Chamber members. Also includes preferential rates for debit and credit card processing as well as AA membership. Legal, HR and Health & Safety products as part of membership are valued at over £1000 of protection.


Information, advice and guidance covering business planning and development, access to interest free business loans and how to access overseas markets. Access to training and quality improvement standards.


We provide a range of opportunities for you to increase your profile and to promote your business, products and services, including advertising opportunities, sponsorship, articles in Island Business magazine, access to participate in major Chamber events as well as profile through the IW Chamber’s on-line media channels.


Regular networking meetings to provide you with opportunities to connect with like-minded businesses and potential customers and suppliers.


Make your own views heard on both a local and national level through the IW Chamber. Benefit from having input to local, regional and national economic surveys and campaigns.

Island Business News

Get on the bus for the Green Star Scheme

Visit Isle of Wight’s Travel Ambassador Green Star Scheme is being promoted with a “Round The Island” Bus tour on Thursday next week, ending with a chance to experience the Electric Woods at Robin Hill for a few hours. The Green Star scheme has been...

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New Executive Director at IW Youth Trust

Mairead Healy has been appointed as the new Executive Director of the Isle of Wight Youth Trust, serving children and young people across the Island who are facing emotional difficulties. Mairead, previously the Chief Executive of an Irish youth Charity based in...

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Isle of Wight Day 2017 launched

Isle of Wight Day is to return this year and the event will be bigger than ever. Speaking at a launch held at Barton Manor, the Island’s High Sheriff Robin Courage confirmed that he will continue to spearhead Isle of Wight Day, and that the 2017 support will be...

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Island businesses saddle up for Green Travel Month

Island businesses are trying out sustainable travel as part of Green Travel Month. The activity is being organised by the Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce and will see businesses including Isle of Wight College, Stainless Games, GKN, Island Roads and the Isle of...

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Sustainable commuting in spotlight for Green Travel Month

February is Green Travel Month and Islanders are being encouraged to cut carbon and change the way that they travel to work. Island businesses are finding out more about how they can “drive less, see more”, by considering alternative ways of commuting. During Green...

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Island’s MP and Council Leader oppose Solent Deal

The ‘Solent Deal’ has been described as “dead in the water” by the Island’s MP Andrew Turner after he attended two meetings of the Hampshire and Isle of Wight All Party Parliamentary Group. Andrew Turner is Vice chairman of the group and he was joined at the second...

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New Executive at Isle of Wight Council

The new Leader of the Isle of Wight Council, Councillor Dave Stewart, has named his Executive. The team will take care of the leadership of the authority until the local council elections in May 2017. Conservative Councillor Wayne Whittle will manage Tourism and...

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New leadership for IW Council

The process to elect a new Leader of the Isle of Wight Council will take place at Full Council on Wednesday. John Metcalfe, Chief Executive of the Isle of Wight Council, has acknowledged receipt of the resignations of Councillors Jonathan Bacon and Steve Stubbings,...

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Wightlink Isle of Wight Ferries to sell Wight Crystal Water

Wightlink has announced a partnership with Island based company Wight Crystal who will become the preferred supplier of bottled water across all the ferry company’s 12 retail outlets onshore and afloat. Under the deal, Wightlink will become Newport-based Wight...

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British Chambers news

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  • Chambers of Commerce: Put practicality, certainty at the heart of Brexit negotiations February 28, 2017
    The British Chambers of Commerce publishes its Brexit Business Priorities report as a guideline for the UK government in its EU negotiations.
  • Business Brexit Priorities February 28, 2017
    The British Chambers of Commerce has published a business blueprint for the UK government ahead of the upcoming Brexit negotiations. Titled Business Brexit Priorities, the report synthesizes feedback from over 400 businesses at 16 Chamber-hosted focus groups, along with nearly 20,000 responses to Chamber surveys. It puts forward priorities for action across seven key areas […]
  • BCC: Start construction on HS2 without further delay February 23, 2017
    Commenting on the granting of Royal Assent to the legislation for the first phase of HS2, Jane Gratton, Infrastructure Fellow at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said:
  • Q4 2016 Quarterly International Trade Outlook February 23, 2017
    The Quarterly International Trade Outlook, published by the BCC and DHL for the fourth quarter of 2016, shows that confidence among exporters improved in Q4 2016, ahead of further moves towards Brexit. Although the number of businesses reporting that their export sales and orders would improve remained largely constant in the last quarter of 2016, […]
  • BCC/DHL: Confidence boost for exporters ahead of Article 50 trigger February 23, 2017
    The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), in partnership with DHL, today (Thursday) publishes its latest Quarterly International Trade Outlook, which shows that confidence among exporters that their turnover will improve jumped in Q4 2016, ahead of further moves towards Brexit.
  • BCC comments on public sector finances for January 2017 February 21, 2017
    Commenting on the public sector finances for January 2017, published today by the Office for National Statistics, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said:
  • BCC: UK labour market in good health February 15, 2017
    Commenting on the labour market statistics for February 2017, released today by the Office for National Statistics, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said:
  • BCC: Inflationary pressures intensifying for businesses February 14, 2017
    Commenting on the inflation statistics for January 2017, published today by the Office for National Statistics, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce, said:
  • BCC: UK exporters put in strong performance in final quarter of 2016 February 10, 2017
    Commenting on the UK trade statistics for December 2016, released today by the Office for National Statistics, Mike Spicer, Director of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said:
  • Sterling shaping the UK’s near term outlook February 8, 2017
    BCC's Head of Economics Suren Thiru writes about the impact of the fall in Sterling

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