BritCham Membership Levels and Benefits 

Membership levels, descriptions and annual subscriptions: 
Platinum | Corporate Plus | Corporate | Individual

Membership benefits:
Standard benefits (applicable to all levels) | Corporate Plus benefits | Platinum benefits

 

PLATINUM

EUR 2000 per annum
Exclusive, limited number membership.

Oriented to market and opinion leaders, companies influencing and shaping the business environments in Latvia and/or UK.  Subject to availability and Board approval.

 

CORPORATE PLUS

EUR 1250 per annum
Leading company membership designed to raise your corporate profile as industry leaders. 

 

CORPORATE 

Corporate Standard   EUR 750 per annum
For companies which wish to make new contacts, raise profile, gain visibility and drive business success.

Corporate Small   EUR 250 per annum
For small companies looking for growth locally or internationally to gain market awareness and shorten their learning curve. Limited to entities with not more than 5 employees and EUR 70 000 turnover.

Corporate Overseas   EUR 250 per annum
For entities that have no place of business in Latvia.

Corporate Start-ups   EUR 250 per annum
For companies established during the current or previous year. This statuss is granted for no more than 2 years.

Not-for-profit   EUR 250 per annum
Open to all not-for-profit organisations formally recognised under the laws of Latvia or UK. This is subject to Board approval.

 

STANDARD BENEFITS 

BritCham Standard Benefits are applied to all BritCham members and provide them with opportunities to build networks, establish new business contacts and drive business success:

1.   NETWORKING

  • Access to BritCham organised events, seminars and dinners free or at a special members’ reduced rate.
  • Access to members-only events and business after hours. 
  • Acccess to joint chamber events with opportunity to meet representatives of the most active Chambers of Commerce in Latvia. 
  • Opportunity to become involved in and contribute to the Chamber’s day-to-day activities through taking part in BritCham Committees, voting at Members’ meetings (including the Annual General Meeting) and standing for the Board. 

 

2.   PROMOTION

  • Listing on BritCham website members section
  • Opportunity to present their business and distribute their promotional materials to the British Ambassador and BritCham members at the New Members' Evening
  • Announcement of a new member in News section on BritCham  website and in e-newsletter
  • Opportunity to promote company by sponsoring and/ or hosting  BritCham events including hosting Business After Hours
  • Possibility to publish company news in the weekly e-newsletter 3 times per year
  • Possibility to facilitate corporate communication through BritCham social media channelsReferral services to potential clients and business partners

 

3.   BENEFITS

  • Member-to-member discount system providing considerable discounts at members’ - restaurants, hotels, service providers and many more
  • BritCham membership with access to events and other member benefits as an employee benefit for member companies
  • Health Insurance offer for member companies and family
  • Assistance in organising corporate events (venue, accomodation, catering etc. (charges may apply)

 

4.   LOBBYING 

  • BritCham is a founding member of the Foreign Investors' Council in Latvia (FICIL) and our members have access to Latvian law-makers and have the opportunity to participate in shaping of the business environment in Latvia by taking part in FICIL’s work groups in person or via BritCham representatives.

 

5.   PARTNERSHIP

  • Opportunity to use services in UK and in Europe through the British Chamber network - BritCham is a member of the Council of British Chambers of Europe (COBCOE)
  • For those interested BritCham can assist in entering the UK market
  • Located in the British Embassy Building, BritCham works seamlessly with the British Ambassador (who is the Honorary Chairman of the Board), British Embassy personnel and the Riga-resident staff of the U.K. Department of International Trade

 

6.   TOOLS

  • Printed certificate indicating membership level
  • BritCham logotype for use on company’s webpage and promotional materials (stationery)
  • Digital BritCham membership button for use on website, socila media and logo for use on stationery, printed materials

 

CORPORATE PLUS BENEFITS

 Corporate Plus level members are entitled to (in addition to all Standard benefits): 

  • Privileged access and seating at BritCham organised events, seminars and dinners
  • Invitations to British Embassy business receptions and special events
  • Business Breakfasts with the British Ambassador
  • Opportunity to have meetings organised with the Ambassador and British Embassy in Riga representatives
  • Opportunity to present a new product or service at one of BritCham events during the networking session
  • Opportunity to use BritCham weekly newsletter once a month for promotional opportunities free of charge
  • Extended company profile with logotype listed on BritCham website
  • Opportunity to place company banner and printed promotional materials at the entrance/welcome drink area of Monthly Dinners (service charged separately)

 

PLATINUM BENEFITS

Platinum is an exclusive limited number membership and is granted solely by decision of the Board to market and opinion leaders, companies which influence and shape the business environment in Latvia and/or UK.

Exclusive Platinum benefits include (in addition to Standard and Corporate Plus benefits):

  • High Table seating at Britcham events
  • One complimentary invitation to all Monthly Dinners
  • Exclusive Platinum breakfasts with the British Ambassador
  • Opportunity to choose a speaker for one of the BritCham Events
  • Company logo (linked to your homepage) on the front page of our website
  • Company logo on a BritCham Banner displayed at all BritCham and joint events
  • Extended company profile with logotype listed on BritCham website
  • Opportunity to use BritCham weekly newsletter for promotional opportunities free of charge (no limit applicable)
  • Framed certificate indicating membership level

 

INDIVIDUAL MEMBERSHIP

Individual members are offered all standard BritCham services applicable to a private person. 

Individual   EUR 250 per annum
Open to individuals.

Students   EUR 30 per annum
Open to full time students. Subject to Board approval annually.