Benefits – Quantified Value
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What are the membership benefits if I can’t make it to networking events?
Save with buying privileges for the following:
- Noel Leeming
- Online business help modules on the Chamber website
- Online business assistance
- Free HR advice, through Auckland Chamber of Commerce – get unlimited FREE HR advice over the phone – call
0800 CHAMBER (24 26 23)
- Marketing to Chamber database
- Opportunity to take advantage of competitive advertising prices to send information/advertising to the Chamber database
- Physical mailout opportunity
- Profile your business on the Chamber website for FREE
- Business introduction – via other National and International Chambers
Plus have a voice on issues affecting business in Northland
A key purpose of the Northland Chamber of Commerce is to provide the best commercial environment in which you can achieve your business goals. We do this by giving business a voice. The Chamber will influence (on your behalf) the rules and regulations that local councils and central government impose on business in order to minimise compliance costs and optimise your business performance. We will be your advocate when you need us and can assist you in overcoming obstacles
- Lobbying & Advocacy
- Submissions to local and central government
- Economic reporting to business
- Legislation updates
Quantified Value Of Chamber Membership
You will be amazed at how much you can save by being a Chamber member!
Below are some indicative savings on a typical small business with 1-3 employees which would pay an annual membership fee of $170 pa (ex gst.)
Please contact us for further details on how they will apply to your business.
Return on Investment (ROI)
|Value ($)||Benefit||Method of calculation|
|$300||Networking business generation||6 events pa X 3 contacts per event = 18 contacts 20% conversion rate = 3 sales3 new customers X $100 ave sale = $300|
|$150||Networking entertainment||Food and beverage at @$25 per event x 6 events|
|$500||Member to member email promotion||2,200 recipients X 2% enquiry rate = 4040 enquiries X 20% conversion = 8 sales8 new customers X $100 ave sale = $800$800 less $300 cost = $500|
|$100||Member to member discount||5 purchases pa X $200 ea = $1,000$1,000 X 10% discount = $100 saving|
|$900||Noel Leeming discount||2 purchases X 1,500 each = $3,000$3,000 X (cost +9% discount = 30%) = $900|
|$300||OfficeMax discount||$1,000 pa stationary costs X 30% discount = $300|
|$600||Vodafone discount||$3,000 pa telecoms costs X 20% discount = $600|
|$170||Z Fuel discount||2 vehicles using 100 litres pmth ea = 2,400 pa 2,400 X 5c/litre discount = $170|
|$120||Westpac (preferential rates)||$1,200 pa bank fees X 10% = $120|
|$621||The Northern Advocate Chamber Chat page discounts||$3 X quarter page advertisement pa @ 407 per ad = $1221 less chamber discount = $600 saving = $621|
|$120||Free seminars for members||Non-members pay $30 per seminar. 4 pa = $120|
|$110||Room hire discount||2 half day training room hire pa x $220 ea = $44025% discount for members = $110|
One more thing.
It’s not only what you get, it’s also what you give by being a Chamber member.
Your membership fee helps us represent your business interests with local, regional and central government, as well as with the general public.
Current membership fees are: (INCLUDING GST)
|Business Start-Up (trading less than a year)||$162.15|
|65+ – Retired individual membership (non-voting rights)||$59.80|
|Not for Profit||$220.80|
|1 – 3 Employees||$220.80|
|4 – 6 Employees||$334.65|
|7 – 9 Employees||$461.15|
|10 – 50 Employees||$663.55|