Let's do business, together.

Why join the Chamber?

The Southland Business Chamber has been part of the community since 1856. Our vision is to empower Southland businesses to be successful. 

Membership means you are not only investing in the most influential business organisation in Southland, but you are also investing in your business, your people and our region. Our role is to collaborate and support connections that champion growth, foster great leaders and innovate the business community. 

With a support base of over 600 members, we help businesses like yours!  

Become a member


Becoming a Chamber member is just good business! Whether you are a start-up, a connector, an innovator, an entrepreneur or an established business – the Chamber is the perfect place for you.

Whether you want to be heavily engaged or you want a softer approach, by being a member you have access to a range of services to suit your business needs.

We know you will see the value in belonging to such a diverse group of people, businesses and networks. We are here when you need us, through the good times and the hard times. 

Benefits of membership


We are committed to supporting the Southland business community, and offer a range of services, from building valuable connections, access to high-quality eventsprofessional development, and networking opportunities to buying privileges and a platform to promote your business. We are an independent voice, advocating on the issues that matter, uniting Southland businesses of all sizes and industries.  

Find out more about how to make the most out of your membership.  

Strengthen your business networks and make valuable connections

Upskill with business updates, seminars and workshops

Access to business resources and information to help you stay up to date

Have your voice heard as the Chamber represents Southland business on the issues that matter

Save with the Chamber App - exclusive discounts from our national partners and local members

Recognition for engaging in corporate social responsibility

Marketing and advertising opportunities to reach a targeted business audience *Fee applies

We can spread the word about who you are and what you do via online Member Directory, and social content

Access to exclusive member only events

Discounted events, professional development and venue hire at 25 on Don

Numerous networking opportunities

Networks include Exporters, Women in Business, Leadership Academy Alumni, Institute of Directors, Dyslexia Business Group.

Annual membership fees are based on the total of fulltime staff (or equivalent) you employ. Please note that if your business is located 25km or more from Invercargill, we offer a 20% regional discount. All subscription rates listed are GST exclusive.


& Sole Traders
$ 257
  • Regional Subscription $205.80

1 - 10

$ 344
  • Regional Subscription $275.52

11 - 24

$ 410
  • Regional Subscription $328.44

25 - 50

$ 540
  • Regional Subscription $432.60

51 - 149

$ 687
  • Regional Subscription $550.20

150 - 249

$ 861
  • Regional Subscription $688.80


$ 1075
  • Regional Subscription $860.16

Not for Profit

1- 50 Employees
$ 105
  • 50+ Employees $262.50