Scarborough for Business
Scarborough & District Chamber of Trade Commerce is a member-led organisation dedicated to supporting businesses in the Scarborough area.
Our members represent a unique cross section of the Scarborough business community, each bringing their own expertise. They range from large corporate organisations and established firms to smaller independent traders and businesses that are just starting up. The Chamber encourages support and networking amongst businesses and professional men and women.
There are regular monthly meetings giving you the opportunity to meet with like-minded businesses in an informal setting to discuss local issues and the new developments within Scarborough and its surrounding areas. Becoming a member means being part of the unique Scarborough business community which is rewarding, informative and fun!
Scarborough is in the midst of an exciting renaissance and regeneration period. Membership of the Chamber enables you to be a part of this flourishing business community. Joining the Chamber allows you to tap in to the established network of other businesses on the East Coast, sharing experiences, creating opportunities and widening your networking base.
Brief History of the Chamber
Scarborough & District Chamber of Trade & Commerce was established in 1933 and is the town’s leading independent business organisation.
The Chamber gives local businesses a voice in local affairs; it is consulted on a wide range of issues and represents the views of the business community on these.
The Chamber both promotes and protects members’ interests and the monthly newsletter keeps all members up to date.
Over the years the Chamber has been involved in many exciting projects that have helped improve and promote our wonderful town. These have included:
- The introduction of the first Christmas lighting spans
- Closed circuit television in the town centre
- Scarborough Anti-theft Group
- Town Centre Management
- Competitions throughout the town
- Christmas window decoration competition
- Annual Shopping, Attractions and Events Guide
- Spot-a-Prize Competition
And many, many more campaigns and contributions to the issues of the day. Join today and help us to build a stronger voice for the businesses of Scarborough!