Benefits and services

By becoming a member of the BCCSR, you will have the opportunity to participate in the Chamber’s many events, activities, and initiatives. We are thrilled to offer new services and benefits to our loyal members, and as the BCCSR continues to move forward, we look forward to further developing new opportunities within the Chamber. There are several levels of membership available, each of which has its own perks. If you have or aspire to have a business link with the United Kingdom, we encourage you to apply today by filling out the form on this website or by personally contacting the British Chamber of Commerce.

 

Why to become a member?

 

5 Excellent Reasons to Join!

1. Networking Opportunities

Meeting business contacts through events and informal social gettogethers is one of the most successful methods of networking. To help expand your business contacts and give you access to potential customers and suppliers, BCCSR holds regular well attended networking events, trade events, social gatherings and other high-profile business events throughout the year.

 

2. Access a Network of Skills, Know-how and Expertise

The British Chamber of Commerce offers a wide range of seminars, workshops, conferences, also in association with various partners. Members can participate free of charge or at preferential rates. Our regular newsletter, website and social media channels bring the latest information on Chamber’s activities and members’ news.

 

3. Export Support Services

British business has always looked overseas for opportunities, and foreign trade is vital to the UK economy; there has never been a better time to trade internationally. Our Chamber of Commerce, with a dedicated Trade department, provides advice, market research services and connects UK exporters to Slovak companies. The Trade department has many close working relationships with businesses, sector focused and cross-sector agencies and organisations.

 

4. Raise your Business Profile

Contact details of our members are published in the online membership directory at our website. New members are promoted through welcome campaign at the homepage of our website and in our newsletter. Members can publish PR articles at our website and special offers to Chamber members are published in the section “Member to Member Offers”.

 

5. Expand and Develop Your Business – Bespoke Services

The British Chamber of Commerce has developed forums for our members to share best practice, knowledge and expertise. As a Member, you will have the opportunity sponsor expert seminars, present your products, services or know-how to our member organisations and friends of the Chamber. Membership allows you to grow your company without heavy marketing and advertising costs. Our Chamber also makes introductions and provides helpful contacts in Slovakia and the UK.   Business leaders can develop mutually beneficial business relationships and they are encouraged to take the opportunity to develop joint commercial initiatives or work in partnership with us.

 

 

A Comparison of Membership Benefits

Events

  • Invitations to all regular, special, and high-level Chamber events
  • Free participation at Special Chamber events organised just for Patron Members and select other distinguished guests
  • Special discounts for paid events on top of member discount
  • Display of company logo at select social events

Web Sponsorship

  • Listing of logo, company name, and extensive corporate profile on BCCSR website
  • Front page featured story opportunities
  • Discounted “Featured Member” rate
  • Logo visible on each page of BCCSR website

Privileges

  • Preferred priority for BCCSR and
  • British Embassy activity and
  • programme registration
     

Decision Making

  • 2 votes at AGM

Services

  • Discounted fee for paid services
     

Annual Fee

  • 3 000 €

Events

  • Invitations to all regular and select special Chamber events
  • Discounted membership fee for participation at Chamber events
  • Possibility to participate at events organised for Chamber Patrons (subject to available seating)

Web Sponsorship

  • Listing of logo, company name, and  brief profile on BCCSR website

Privileges

  • Standard priority
     

Decision Making

  • 1 vote at AGM

Services

  • Discounted fee for paid services
     

Annual Fee

  • 01-09 – Small Business: 590 € 
  • 10-49 – Medium Business: 730 € 
  • 50-99 – Medium Business: 890 € 
  • Over 100 – Large Business: 1330 €

Events

  • Invitations to all regular and select special Chamber events
  • Discounted membership fee for participation at Chamber events
  • Possibility to participate at events organised for Chamber Patrons (subject to available seating)

Web Sponsorship

  • Listing of logo, company name, and brief profile on BCCSR website
  • Presentation through newsletter and social media channels
  • Promotion of services and member-to-member offers 
  • A special Hotel corner in our newsletter to promote your events

Privileges

  • Standard priority
     

Decision Making

  • 1 vote at AGM

Annual Fee

  • Hotel: 950 € 
  • Hotel Cluster: 1,330 € (Two hotels in the same group)

Events

  • Invitations to all regular and select special Chamber events
  • Discounted membership fee for participation at Chamber events

Web Sponsorship

  • Listing of logo, company name, and brief profile on BCCSR website

Privileges

  • Standard
     

Decision Making

  • 0 votes at AGM

Services

  • Discounted fee for paid services
     

Annual Fee

  • Included in paid services on our Partnership Proposal

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