NECC is the North East's largest business membership organisation. We represent around 4,000 businesses - a third of the region's workforce. As a Chamber member you can access a whole host of business support services to help cut your costs, raise your company profile and grow your business.

Do you have a new business idea that you need help with? We can provide continued advice and support for local businesses.

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There are lots of great reasons to do business in the North East. Here are just a few of them.

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A landmark year of celebration...we are proud of our region, our members and our heritage.

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Enabling local businesses to achieve global ambitions. We can support your business with all your international trade needs.

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Skills & Development

Apprenticeships have been proven to deliver for businesses and help them grow. NECC is the employers’ choice for Apprenticeships.

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Collective Voice

We campaign on a wide range of issues to improve the regional business environment. Collectively we can achieve more.

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Business Network

We know more together than individually, join the most connected business network in the region.

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Latest News

Dream Team of NECC Apprentices at Sage

A team of North East Chamber of Commerce (NECC) apprentices who joined software giant Sage last year are making a huge impact on their employer and trainers.

Leading businessman Andrew Hodgson new North East LEP chair

Respected regional business leader Andrew Hodgson has been appointed the new chair of the North East LEP.

Tomlinson Hall sets sights on award success

NECC Member and BCC finalist Tomlinson Hall has been announced as a finalist for a prestigious national award.