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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: November 23, 2015 - 9:32am

Chamber is looking for volunteers to help identify and plan four separate day-long events.  

If you've got ideas, a spare hour or two, or an interest in getting to know more people, call the Chamber and volunteer. 

Volunteers expectations:

  • Help develop and design the events
  • Look into dates to hold the events
  • Help pull event details together
  • Help find more volunteers to help on the day of events
  • 2-3 hours per month, including meeting times

Email members at to volunteer. 

Posted: October 28, 2015 - 10:26am
On Friday, October 23, nearly 150 people filled the Clubhouse restaurant at the Fernie Golf and Country Club to celebrate the Community and Business Excellence Awards. The evening started with welcomes from MP Elect Wayne Stetski, MLA Minister Bill Bennett, Mayor Mary Giuliano and Chamber Board President Sheila Byers. 
Posted: October 9, 2015 - 11:25am

Community and Business Excellence Awards

The Awards committee of the Fernie Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the finalist for the 2015 Community and Business Excellence Awards. This was the first year that the nominations were collected only through online nomination forms. Received were 125 submissions that included 60 different businesses, organizations, and individuals. 

Fernie Chamber of Commerce Blog

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Upcoming Courses: 

November 27, 8:30am-12:30pm

December 15, 12:30pm - 4:30pm

December 18, 8:30am - 12:30pm

Pre-register by calling the College at 250.423.4691. 
Maximum 20 participants per session, so please book early. 


Thursday, October 22, 2015
The Fernie Chamber of Commerce is spearheading a Business Retention and Expansion (BR+E) survey. A BR+E is designed to take the pulse of the business community. Representatives from the Chamber will be interviewing local businesses in the upcoming months gathering the survey data. 
Monday, September 21, 2015