Become A Member
Your membership is one of the most important business investments that you can make. We are the leading business membership organization in the Carleton Place District. We are committed to supporting the goals of our membership and we work with each and every business to ensure their specific value proposition is explored. Our dedicated staff work to continually improve our offerings and ensure our programming is relevant and timely for members. New for 2021: #twentysixcoffees (networking), Student Work Placement Partnership (connect our members with post secondary students and placement grants) and We Shop Local Carleton Place (provide an all local online shopping portal).
Your membership pays for itself! Here is a sample of what you will get:
Visibility – We offer excellent collaborative advertising and marketing opportunities that can help you to showcase your business including the Carleton Place Visitor Information Guide, social media profiles, and on our We Shop Local page!
Credibility – Raise your reputation. Did you know that 63% of consumers are more likely to shop at a business that is a member of a Chamber of Commerce?
Networking – It’s not just who you know, it’s who others know. Networking is a powerful way to grow your business, especially in a small community. We offer monthly virtual networking events plus new for 2021 – #twentysixcoffees
Learning – Get a competitive edge over non-members with exclusive training opportunities on a variety of hot topics.
Have a Voice – Gain a say in what happens in government through the Chamber advocacy efforts.
Discounts and Benefits – We provide access to world-class benefits that help you to maintain and grow your business while caring for your employees, not to mention our M2M discount program which entitles members to exclusive savings on everything from restaurants to everyday products!
To see more benefits of becoming a Chamber Member click here.
|TYPE OF BUSINESS||ANNUAL FEE||NUMBER OF M2M CARDS|
|Single Owner/Operator |
|$127.50 + HST ($144.08)||1|
|1 – 4 Employees/Owners||$168.30 + HST ($190.18)||3|
|5 - 9 Employees/Owners||$234.60 + HST ($265.10)||5|
|10 – 19 Employees/Owners||$255 + HST ($288.15)||6|
|20 – 49 Employees/Owners||$285.60 + HST ($322.73)||8|
|50 – 99 Employees/Owners||$346.80 + HST ($391.88)||10|
|100 or more Employees/Owners||$397.80 + HST ($449.51)||10|
*Number of employees is based on a business’s total full-time employees and permanent staff. Two part-time employees equals one full-time employee. Membership is pro-rated so that the annual renewal will fall on January 1st, 2021. If membership begins after September 31st, 2021, the membership fee will include the remainder of 2021 and the full 2022 year.
e-Transfer to firstname.lastname@example.org
In-person at the Chamber: cash, debit, credit
Call us to process credit card over the phone
Mail cheque to 170 Bridge Street, Carleton Place, ON K7C 2V7