Become a South Canterbury Chamber member

Join us today and you’ll 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? You can call our membership team on 03 687 2733 to discuss your needs in more detail.

Complete your application today. It only takes 1-2 minutes to fill out and submit.  

Membership Packages (Pricing from 1st September 2019)

business support packages

Not For Profit Sector

$176 + GST per annum

Federated Farmers Members 

$167 + GST for first year of membership only (T's & C's apply)*

standard memberships

Sole Trader $245 + GST per annum

1-15 FTE $354 + GST per annum

16-25 FTE $530 + GST per annum

26-50 FTE $708 + GST per annum

51-75 FTE $1232 + GST per annum

75+ FTE $1754 + GST per annum

For more information about special memberships call our team on 03 687 2733



$95 + 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.


$125 + GST per annum for retired business people who retain an interest in the business and the business community.

*Federated Farmers Members can join the South Canterbury Chamber and pay a one-time annual fee of $167 + GST (this only applies for the first 12 months of membership and you must be a Federated Farmers Member to take advantage of this offer, after the first 12 months of South Canterbury Chamber of Commerce Membership you will be charged the full annual fee, this offer does not apply to existing members)

Want to pay online?  SC Chamber of Commerce ASB Timaru account number: 12-3159-0043735-00

Membership Application Form

Choose one from the list below

Contact details (title, email, phone) MUST be provided for each additional contact

Required for special 'one time' annual joining fee


The Chamber Membership Agreement Terms & Conditions

Membership of the Chamber of Commerce offers benefits for your whole team.
In becoming a member of the South Canterbury Chamber of Commerce, your business agrees that:

  • This membership agreement does not have an expiry date written into it. i.e. Continues on for the following year automatically unless a resignation is received.

  • Membership subscriptions are payable annually, with the first subscription due upon signing.

  • Subsequent annual subscriptions are payable by the 20th of the month following each anniversary of membership.

  • Members agree to be bound by the constitution and contractual conditions of the South Canterbury Chamber of Commerce (The Chamber) and the following specific terms and conditions. A copy of our constitution can be requested.

  • Annual subscription payments are based on each member's total staff numbers.

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

  • Information provided by The Chamber is for the confidential use by that member for the business covered by the subscription.

  • The Chamber has the right to decline membership. This application is subject to approval by the Chamber Board.

  • From time to time photographs of members taken at The Chamber events will 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 by The Chamber.

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

Payment Method:

We will invoice you or please contact us for an alternate payment method. Business Annual Fee (GST excl.) From September 1 2019:

  • Sole Trader $245
  • 1 – 15 FTE $354
  • 16 - 25 FTE $530
  • 26 - 50 FTE $708
  • 51-75 FTE $1232
  • 76+ FTE $1754
If you have any questions please email