Coast to Capital has a wide range of membership organisation including BIDs, Chambers, Local Economic Partnerships and specialist groups.

Many of these organisations offer excellent training and networking.


This link shows, at the bottom of the page, the membership and represtative organisations.

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No matter how insightful or exciting the vision for your enterprise may be, it is only ever the getting there which determines your success.

Tech Nation support programmes

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Over the last few years, we’ve worked with hundreds of the UK’s leading tech companies and had the opportunity to hone our growth programme offering, to ensure the companies involved have the support, advice and connections to help your company thrive.

Whether you’re an early-stage founder trying to get things off the ground, or a late-stage CEO steering a much bigger ship, we have the perfect growth or sector programme for you.

Brighton & Hove Chamber of Commerce

Brighton & Hove Chamber of CommerceCloseBrighton & Hove Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber is the voice of Brighton & Hove's business people. It's a voice that helps its members build successful businesses and be part of this great city's community and economy.

The Association of Disabled Professionals

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The ADP was formed in 1971 to provide a forum for disabled people to share both their problems and their experiences of successful personal development and valued work, as well as to help create conditions for other disabled people to realise their full potential.

Surrey Chambers of Commerce

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Surrey is one of the most successful and productive areas for business in the UK. It's a county that embraces innovation and is a fantastic location to run a business.

Sussex Chamber of Commerce

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Sussex Chamber of Commerce is one of only 52 Chambers in the UK to be accredited by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC).

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) was established 150 years ago in 1860 and is the national body for a powerful and influential Network of Accredited Chambers of Commerce across the UK - a network that directly serves not only its member businesses but the wider business community.

Accredited Chambers of Commerce exist to make a difference to your business, through ensuring your views are heard within Government, opening new business opportunities in local, national and international markets, or providing critical business advice, services and skills development. High on the BCC's agenda is helping British business thrive, so the BCC works with Government to shape policy affecting businesses. It also focuses on key areas of activity including International Trade, Skills Development and Business Services.

Arun Business Partnership

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The Arun Business Partnership was started in 1996 and we are here to help our local companies grow and prosper.

Brighton & Hove Economic Partnership

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The Brighton & Hove Economic Partnership [BHEP] works with other stakeholders to devise the economic strategy for the city. It works with other partners to input into the Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership [LEP] for the sub region.

CBI South East

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The CBI is the UK's premier business lobbying organisation, providing a voice for employers at a national and international level.

Chichester Chamber of Commerce

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Chichester Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) liaises with the District Council and other partnerships on behalf of businesses in and around the City, to ensure the continued economic prosperity of the area.

Country Land and Business Association SE

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The CLA is the membership organisation for owners of land, property and business in rural England and wales.

Crawley & Gatwick Chamber of Commerce

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Crawley & Gatwick Chamber of Commerce is a vibrant and active part of the local business and community environment. Crawley is ideally placed in an ever expanding regional business hub for commerce, leisure and development.

Dorking and District Chamber of Commerce

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The Chamber facilitates business networking and also works closely with other organisations. This includes Mole Valley District Council, the Town Centre Manager, the Town Forum, local community groups, and the local Press, to improve Dorking as a proposition for people to come to work, shop, visit and do business.

East Surrey Business Club

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We are a business networking group for entrepreneurs and small businesses located in and around East Surrey aiming to promote awareness of the important commercial and political issues affecting business owners. We also raise funds both for the East Surrey Conservative Association and a range of charities.

Epsom & Ewell Business Partnership

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The aim of the Business Partnership is to help you do more business locally, or to "Profit through Partnership". The Epsom & Ewell Business Partnership is all about helping our local businesses to survive and grow.

Gatwick Diamond Business Association

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Established for over 50 years, Gatwick Diamond Business has been the leading voice for business and commerce in the region. Representing business, we provide a united voice to influence Local and Central Government issues. gdb is run by the members for the members. It is also financially and politically independent.

Haywards Heath Business Association

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The HHBA will help you and your business develop and grow.

Institute of Directors - Surrey

Institute of Directors - SurreyCloseInstitute of Directors - Surrey

Here at IoD you can find the expertise and resources to reduce the burden of your workload. Whether you need up-to-date information on your competitors or one-to-one advice on board disputes.

Institute of Directors - Sussex

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Here at IoD you can find the expertise and resources to reduce the burden of your workload. Whether you need up-to-date information on your competitors or one-to-one advice on board disputes.

Institute Of Export

Institute Of ExportCloseInstitute Of Export

Institute of Export can offer your business a unique range of individual and business membership benefits and a world renowned suite of qualifications and training.

Institution of Engineering Technology Sussex

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We are the local network of the IET, organising events and seminars and promoting engineering in schools and businesses across the county.

Mole Valley

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In response to the Covid-19 crisis, the Leatherhead & District Chamber of Commerce expanded in March 2020, with the support of Mole Valley District Council, to incorporate Mole Valley as a whole and support all businesses and charities operating within the District.

We are a not-for-profit organisation run by an elected Board of Directors. Our aim is to represent, promote and support all of our members, especially during the current economic climate that is the Covid-19 challenge of 2020.

Newhaven Chamber of Commerce

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Newhaven Chamber of Commerce is a modern member-led chamber with an increasing membership of local businesses from Newhaven and the surrounding area. We welcome all types and sizes of businesses from start-ups to established, small and large businesses across all sectors as well as other business networking groups and other chambers of commerce.

Peacehaven & District Chamber of Commerce

Peacehaven & District Chamber of CommerceClosePeacehaven & District Chamber of Commerce

Peacehaven & District Chamber of Commerce is a thriving modern membership organisation and is the responsible voice of business in the local area.

The Bognor Regis Business Interchange

The Bognor Regis Business InterchangeCloseThe Bognor Regis Business Interchange

The Bognor Regis Business Interchange (TBI) is a professional and affordable networking group with a structured but flexible and open approach. We like to have a view on the local business environment.

Worthing & Adur Chamber of Commerce

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Actively representing the business community on local, regional and strategic levels ensuring your voice is heard, Worthing and Adur Chamber is committed to supporting, developing and promoting all Worthing and Adur businesses large & small.

It is a vibrant and fast growing chamber encouraging businesses to work together for mutual success
Inspiring our young entrepreneurs to be the voice of tomorrow.

Marine South East

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Marine South East supports a wide range of activities to support the strategic growth of the marine sector through consultancy projects, collaborations, European partnerships and strategic projects.

New Audio Primary Authority Scheme

Watch now

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by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy

This has been developed to promote to businesses the new Primary Authority Scheme. The idea is this is a short introduction into PA.

The team are here to help. Please use the contact form, leave a voicemail message on 01293 305965 or send an email to with your name, contact details, postcode and support request.

Nasser Elaheebocus

Growth Relationship Associate

Ryan Davies

Growth Hub Team Leader

Karen Tyrrell

Growth Relationship Associate

Taygan Paxton

Growth Coordinator

Tom Hughes

Peer to Peer - Admin

Richard Butcher

Interim Growth Relationship Manager

Malcolm Brabon

SME Manager

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