About Felixstowe Chamber of Trade & Commerce

We are…

  • An association of local businesses that have a common aim of supporting one another and representing our combined interest in the community.
  • Non-political, so can support or oppose any proposals that affect the business community.
  • Affiliated to Suffolk Chamber of Commerce (and through that the British Chamber of Commerce) offering members benefits and discounts.

We have …

  • An Executive Committee of members who meet monthly and review planning applications, traffic management, town and sea front issues and discuss business development and promotional opportunities within the borough.

We represent members on …

  • Town Centre Entertainment
  • Resort Regeneration Forum
  • Felixstowe & Trimleys Peninsula Future Steering Group
  • Town Centre Management Group
  • Felixstowe Community CCTV Initiative Working Party
  • Sea Defence Steering Group
  • Felixstowe in Bloom
  • Work with Suffolk Coastal, County & Felixstowe Councils & Suffolk Police
  • Suffolk Local Chambers Forum
  • ‘Visit Felixstowe’ Website (www.visitfelixstowe.co.uk)

We organise …

  • Regular Networking Events
  • Social Functions
  • Business related Seminars and Workshops
  • Support for Local Charities
  • Advertising & Promotion within Local & National Media
  • A Website with a Directory of Members
  • Newsletters and Newswires to keep members in touch with progress