Back to Business Awards

It’s Here! The 2021 Ballymena Back to Business Awards Ballymena Chamber of Commerce and Industry is delighted to announce the launch of the 2021 ‘Ballymena Back to Business Awards’ This is the 18th year of the awards which are organised annually by the Chamber. Mid and East Antrim Borough Council are the principal sponsor for this […]

Response from Minister for the Economy

You can click here to view the response to our letter to The Minister for the Economy, Diane Dodds MLA. To access our letter to the Minister for the Economy, Diane Dodds click here.

Let Us Advertise Your Business

As a Chamber we are always trying to support your business and one way we can do this at the moment is by sharing messages for you on our social media channels. If you have New products or services Special Offers or A good news story Please send the details to Tom Wiggins – […]

Update from Invest NI

Update from Invest NI including Grants available from Executive New grants to support Northern Ireland businesses The Finance Minister, has announced £177.9 million in new business support grants.  Further details on the schemes can be found here. The Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) has launched a £1 million capital grant scheme to help existing […]

Riada Recruiting for Housing Executive

2021 marks 50 years since the creation of the Housing Executive, Northern Ireland’s overall housing authority. The Northern Ireland Housing Executive is a non-departmental public body who work in partnership to ensure that everyone in Northern Ireland has access to a good affordable home in a safe and healthy community. They are committed to working […]

Galgorm Collection expands workforce

Galgorm Collection launches recruitment drive for over 180 new hospitality jobs  Galgorm Collection expands workforce by 25% and commits additional £5m investment annually in wages ahead of hospitality sector reopening Galgorm announced the launch of a brand new recruitment drive to hire more than 180 additional new team members for a range of hospitality roles […]

Chamber Receive Grant Support

Ballymena Chamber is delighted to have been allocated a grant by Mid and East Antrim Borough Council. The grant a COVID-19 Community Recovery Grant of £1,000 was provided to enable Chamber to take on a project focusing on Marketing and increasing Chamber’s ‘footprint’ in the local area. Tom Wiggins, Chamber’s Business Development Manager said, ‘Chamber […]

The Big Interview

Councillor Eugene Reid, President, Ballymena Area Chamber of Commerce and Industry Where were you born and raised? I am a Ballymena man born and bred, I went to school in Ballymena, studied at University in Belfast and spent a couple of years in England but most of my life has been based here in the town. […]

Business Leaders Open Letter

Business Leaders Open Letter to the First and Deputy First Minister Ballymena Chamber in partnership with other Chambers prepared the following open letter addressed to the First and Deputy First Ministers asking for a timetabled plan to reopening the economy. Business Leaders Open Letter to FM and dFM 300321

Protecting Lives, Protecting Livelihoods

Finding a Balance to Protect our Community and our Economy  COVID-19 has created an interlinked health and economic emergency. This pandemic has cost lives and already has driven numerous businesses to closure causing a huge number of job losses which are reflected in the latest labour market statistics which show the second highest number of […]

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Ballymena Borough Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 4 Wellington Court, Ballymena, BT43 6EQ


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