Latest Chamber News 

A fortnight in the life of our CEO, Ali Boswijk

Get a glimpse into Ali's day-to-day, from events to meetings with Nelson's leaders and businesses.

Build confidence managing your staff

The seven week People Management Course is designed to help leaders grow their confidence and skills in the human side of business success.

Our business award entries are now open!

Got a great story to tell about your business? This year for the first time, we've got a Young Business Leader category! Other categories include Start Up, Small, Medium and Large Business Awards. Plus, Community Impact and Innovative Business. To enter, go to

Upcoming Chamber Events 


Findex BA5: Hosted by FENZ (+AGM)

  • 24 Jul 2024
  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Nelson Fire Station, 1 Gloucester Street, Nelson

Fire & Emergency New Zealand (FENZ) are the hosts for August's Business After Five and Chamber AGM.

Get Paid Faster!

  • 29 Jul 2024
  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Mahitahi Colab, NMIT Campus A Block, 322 Hardy Street, Nelson, 7010, New Zealand

Chamber members and MMCA clients are invited to learn how to streamline your invoicing process with proven strategies from the experts.

Port Nelson Export Hub - North Asia Partnership Workshop

  • 30 Jul 2024
  • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Tides Hotel, 66 Trafalgar Street, Nelson

This workshop will explore strategic approaches to partnership development in North Asian markets. Three of our top 5 trading partners are located in North Asia. China, Japan and South Korea jointly have about the same GDP as the United States! Only 16 spaces available with lunch provided - register early!