Downtown Fernie BC
Joining the Chamber has many benefits.
Search the Chamber Member Directory

Discover your Kootenay investment opportunity
See All Opportunities
The Fernie Chamber Welcomes New Members

Welcome to the Fernie Chamber of Commerce

The Fernie Chamber of Commerce is a service organization that is dedicated to enhancing the economic future of Fernie and the quality of life for the residents. Members of the Fernie Chamber of Commerce are provided access to a number of benefits and services designed to help their business prosper

The Fernie Chamber website provides valuable information on the Chamber organization and our role in the community (chamber), what the Chamber does for it's members (member-services) and the business directory (directory). We invite you to become a member right now by clicking on this link (join) or contact us if you have any questions about the Fernie Chamber of Commerce and what we can do for you (contact).


What's New!

Posted: August 14, 2015 - 10:50am

Mark your calendars, October 23rd is the annual Fernie Business Excellence Awards.

Posted: August 11, 2015 - 11:31am

Fernie Chamber of Commerce invites all interested parties to a Winter Planning Forum. 

We will review the winter calendar for community events, brainstorm a day in Fernie, identify service/opportunity gaps, and talk about next steps. 

Community groups, tourism stakeholders, and city departments are invited to build strategies and action plans. 

Meeting is August 20, 4:00 - 6:00pm, at College of the Rockies. 

Call the Chamber for more details 250.423.6868


Posted: August 6, 2015 - 8:51am

The Fernie Chamber of Commerce Business Book Nook (#bizbooknook) is a virtual book club.

It is a collection of books suggested by Chamber members  to help you get inspired, manage, create, operate, and love your business. 

Chamber members are invited to recommend their favourite business books. Books are on display at Fernie Heritage Library, Polar Peek Books and Treasures, and Chamber office. 

Click here to share your recommendations.

Fernie Chamber of Commerce Blog

Monday, August 24, 2015
Fernie businesses have been hit hard by the changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker program. In a recreational community like Fernie that sees over 300,000 visitors a year and has a year-round population just under 5000, businesses rely on a variety of worker programs including holiday working visas and temporary foreign workers, whether hiring under the former labour market opinion or the more recent labour market impact assessment.  
Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Members of Fernie Chamber of Commerce are invited to attend Coffee & Conversations on the 1st & 3rd Wednesday of each month.  Location varies and rotates through member coffee shops. 

This is an informal platform for local business owners and managers to chat about events affecting their business in Fernie. 

Some topics that have been discussed include:

Friday, July 24, 2015

List of participating Accomodators for the Mine Rescue Competition Sept 11-12, 2015

Please note: these specials are for Mine Rescue competitors and their families.


Fernie Lodging Company  (800) 667-9911,