Premier Profile – 4th Edition

Welcome to the fourth edition of our Premier Profile – bringing you news and information on businesses that have chosen to take up Premier membership with us as London’s largest area based Chamber of Commerce. With 650 members we outstrip by far other local Chambers...

Merton Best Business Awards – Tips for applying

Andrew Bithray who works for the Merton Best Business Awards Headline Sponsor, WSM Advisors, says: “The Merton Best Business Awards are a fantastic opportunity for local businesses to showcase their passion and entrepreneurial talents. It is inspiring to be part of...

Working from home – top tips

The Eyes of Lady Wimbledon asked us about the challenges facing home based businesses . . . There are approximately 4,000 home based businesses in Merton. We asked Merton Chamber of Commerce for their top tips on how to make you and your business thrive when working...

Merton CIL – CEO Job opportunity

Merton CIL are recruiting: Job Title: CEO Reporting to Chair of the Board of Trustees Hours 35 hours per week Responsible for Staff team Salary: £40,000 – £44,000 Contract type Permanent Overall Purpose of Role: The CEO provides leadership, strategic...

Sustainable Merton urge you to have your say

The government has launched a series of consultations on waste, and is seeking your views. Merton’s leading environmental charity, Sustainable Merton, are lobbying for action to reduce waste in the borough, and they urge you to have your say on these important...

Merton Council’s Third Local Implementation Plan (LIP)

Merton Council is currently consulting on its third Local Implementation Plan (LIP), which covers all things transport. Did you know? Merton has 68 operational 7kW electric vehicle (EV) charging points, with 31 more to come, along with 2 operational 50kW rapid charge...

Merton Council – Parking Charges Consultation

Parking charges consultation 2019 Have your say on proposed changes to parking charges by 5 May 2019.​ Please read the background and reasons for Merton Council proposals, and details of the new charges, then tell them what you think. Background and reasons for the...

Notification of major gas works

Notification of major gas works: West Barnes Lane area of Raynes Park – UPDATE Thursday 4 April “I am writing to provide you with an update regarding our gas network upgrade in the West Barnes Lane area of Raynes Park. While working onsite on West Barnes Lane,...

Wonderful Women of Wimbledon – Centre Court Blog

Caroline Cook, Membership and Events Manager at Merton Chamber of Commerce shares with us what inspires her and things that make her motivated. Merton has always been my home; I was born here, went to school here, got married here, live here, and now work here. But...

Merton Businesses join forces

to help beat Plastic Pollution. On 3rd October, around 23 local businesses came together for a meeting of environmentally conscious minds and to share and discuss the ways they can, and are, taking great steps to reduce single-use plastic across the borough, as part...

Community urged to pitch for neighbourhood funding

Community urged to pitch for neighbourhood funding 27 March 2019 in Environment & Regeneration dept, Regeneration. The next round of Merton’s Neighbourhood Fund is now open for bids from residents as well as community and business groups until Tuesday 7 May....