In association with the British Columbia Chamber of Commerce and the Canadian Chamber of Commerce we are proud to have the following benefit providers as part of our Benefits Program. For more information on any of these benefits or on becoming a member of the Chamber of Commerce please contact us. (Please note these benefits are not automatic with your membership and must be applied for.)
With the exclusive Chambers of Commerce Group Insurance Plan® you can get the most sought-after group benefits; from extended health to dental and vision care.
The Plan offers a full range of employee benefits. Start with life insurance and, for firms with fewer than 5 employees, add either a disability benefit or health and dental. All other coverage is optional, each with a comprehensive list of alternatives so that the benefits you choose fit your company.
Constant Contact is the source for all your online marketing needs. Create professional email campaigns with easy-to-use, fully customizable templates for: newsletters, announcements, events and surveys. Giving you more ways than ever to build your business and engage your community.
Chamber members access exclusive savings on Constant Contact's entire suite of online marketing tools:
Business members receive a 20% discount for 6 months, or 25% for 12 months.
The BC Chamber of Commerce and Imperial Oil are pleased to offer the Esso Business Card Program to all members. Delivered through Esso, this program saves a member business 3.5 cents per litre off the posted pump price at any Esso-branded service station in Canada.
A preferred 3.5 cent/litre discount off fuel purchased at any Esso-branded service station
Cards restricted to fuel, oil, top-up fluids and car wash
Speedpass - the fastest way for your vehicles to fuel up and go at Esso
Aeroplan Miles - collect valuable Aeroplan miles on your purchases at Esso
SuperPass is the only one-card solution that gives you access to Canada’s largest gasoline and diesel network. Get all the benefits that come with SuperPass – security features, customized reporting, convenience and cost controls.
Petro-Canada offers BC Chamber members a 2 cents per litre discount on all grades of gasoline and diesel purchased at Petro-Canada retail service stations.
2 cents per litre off all grades of gasoline & diesel (mimimum of 200 litres/month)
5% discount on all parts and labour at Centigard Car Care Centres
Individually numbered credit card for each vehicle
BC Chamber members receive discounts off the posted pump price for gasoline, diesel and retail purchases with the Shell Fleet Card.
Discount of 3.5 cents/litre off the pump price for your gasoline
Possibility for Airmiles Reward Miles
Chamber members can now receive hotel discounts in Canada and around the world for unlimited business and leisure travel. The BC Chamber of Commerce member hotel discount program is provided for the exclusive access of our members and their employees.
Spark is our preferred partner for discounted nonprofit and charity insurance. Spark aims to engage our communities with helpful educational resources combined with an honest, secure, and user-friendly insurance buying experience. The application takes less than 5 minutes to complete and no obligation quotes are free. All nonprofits and charities are eligible.
Chambers of commerce have a variety of risk exposures that require insurance coverage such as events, offices and visitors centres, assets and office equipment, board governance, websites, volunteers, legal expenses and in some cases, host liquor liability for community events.
All nonprofits and charities are eligible.The application takes less than 5 minutes to complete there is no obligation and quotes are free.
Discounted coverage available for our members include:
Directors and Officers
Host Liquor Liability
Media and Broadcasting
Content and Assets
Visit Spark at www.sparkinsurance.ca to apply online and save insurance today! The application takes less than 5 minutes to complete and no obligation quotes are free!
First Data's merchant solutions helps businesses reach more customers by offering fast and secure payment processing options in tandem with a wide selection of devices. Chamber members are provided exclusive "low rates" on merchant services, credit and debit card transactions and products tailored to suit your business needs.
1.49% Electronic Deposit
1.49% Electronic Deposit
$0.05 per transaction
Staples Advantage is the world's largest business-to-business supplier of office essentials, print solutions, promotional products and office furniture solutions. Businesses know the challenges they face; Staples works with companies to build a specialty program that meets their demands. Chamber members can access the Staples discount program, which provides savings on print solutions and more!
10% - 20% discount on print products and service
Discounts on office products
Next-day business delivery
Payworks' innovative online solutions for payroll, human resources and employee time management increase payroll accuracy and reduce costly errors. Features include: direct deposits, automatic government remittances, year-end tax filing/T4's submission, and electronic records of employment. Payworks Chamber of Commerce affinity pricing offers members access to Payworks' payroll solutions at a member discount.
Basic Run Charge $14.50 & one time fee $75
Integration with Chamber Group Plan
Yearend tax filing/T4s.
$1.25 per Direct Deposit or Cheques
Today, UPS is a global company with one of the most recognized and admired brands in the world. They have become the world's largest package delivery company and a leading global provider of specialized transportation and logistics services. Everyday they manage the flow of good, funds and information in more than 200 countries and territories worldwide. Chamber members are offered the following discounts:
30% shipments within Canada, US and Worldwide
25% imports into Canada
Minimum 75% freight services
100% waiver on weekly services charges and on-call pickup services
100% discount on freight collect 3rd party surcharge