Become a South Canterbury Chamber of Commerce member 

Join today – your business will be stronger with the South Canterbury Chamber of Commerce on your team. Gain access to the right advice, support and connections to make your business succeed.

Scroll down for membership packages and pricing levels. Signing up is simple, just fill out the form below and we’ll take care of the rest.

Want to talk to someone before you join or need more information? You can contact our Membership Manager, Steve Rackstraw, on 03 687 2733 or email 

Don't delay, submit your application now - it only takes a couple of minutes!   

Pricing from 1st September 2023 

standard memberships 

(FTE = Full-Time Equivalent staff)  

Sole Trader   $290 + GST per annum 

1-15 FTE       $420 + GST per annum 

16-25 FTE     $625 + GST per annum  

26-50 FTE     $830 + GST per annum  

51-74 FTE     $1,450 + GST per annum  

75+ FTE        $2,075 + GST per annum 

Not For Profit Sector employing less than 5 FTE's

$215 + GST per annum  

Federated Farmers Members  

$215 + GST for the first year of membership only (T's & C's apply)*

*Federated Farmers Members can join the South Canterbury Chamber of Commerce and pay a one-time annual fee of $215 + GST. This offer is only valid for the first 12 months of membership and is exclusive to Federated Farmers Members. After the first year, the full annual membership fee will apply. Please note that this offer is not available to existing members.


$110 + GST per annum for youth starting out in their careers with an interest in business, innovation and entrepreneurship but not yet connected to a business.

$140 + GST per annum for retired business people who retain an interest in the business community.

We will invoice you via email or alternatively, you can pay online:

SC Chamber of Commerce ASB Timaru account number: 12-3159-0043735-00


Membership Application Form  

Choose one from the list below

of your business
of your business
Contact details (title, email, phone) MUST be provided for each additional contact
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Required for special 'one time' annual joining fee
opt in to e-newsletter
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Terms and Conditions of Membership including Privacy Statement

Being a member of the Chamber of Commerce brings benefits to your entire team. By joining the South Canterbury Chamber of Commerce, your business agrees to the following Terms and Conditions: 

  • Membership does not have an expiration date and will automatically renew each year unless a written resignation is received.

  • Annual membership subscriptions are due upon signing and annually on the 20th of the month following each anniversary of membership.

  • Members agree to abide by the constitution and contractual conditions of the South Canterbury Chamber of Commerce and the specific terms and conditions outlined here. A copy of our constitution can be requested.

  • Annual subscription payments are based on the total number of staff members at your business.

  • Resignations must be received in writing within four weeks of the annual anniversary date. Businesses that resign after this period are liable for subscriptions for that year and any additional costs incurred by the Chamber in recovering payment of outstanding accounts.

  • Information provided by the Chamber is intended for confidential use by the member business.

  • The Chamber reserves the right to decline membership, and this application is subject to approval by the Chamber Board.

  • From time to time, photographs of members taken at Chamber events may be used in promotional material for the organisation.

  • All information held on the database relating to this membership is confidential and shall only be used by the Chamber in relation to the services provided.

  • We may provide your business details to the Canterbury Employers Chamber of Commerce, Alliance Partners, and other Chamber members from time to time as part of Chamber-related activities.

  • Terms & Conditions of Membership including Privacy Statement