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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce (GMCC) is the largest accredited chamber of commerce in the UK with a membership of over 4,200 businesses across Greater Manchester and beyond.

Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce works closely with its umbrella organisation, the British Chambers of Commerce ensuring we are voicing the concerns of businesses on a wide range of issues, including Brexit. Do you have a concern? Talk to us.


These are key areas which will see changes from 1st January 2021.  From export/import, to transport, travel, procurement, IP and more.

Greater Manchester Chamber has hand-picked some useful links rich with information about Brexit and guidelines on how to prepare. From UK Government to European Commission and more, we hope you find these useful.

The Chamber remains committed to offering support to businesses across Greater Manchester and beyond so they can continue trading as smooth as possible as we reach the end of the transition period. Check our free support here.

If you need more tailored advice and support, Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce and partners across the region offer a wide range of additional services that your business can tap into. 

Upcoming Events

  • 2022-23 GMCC Free Bitesize Virtual Sessions
    Ongoing Events throughout 2022
    Online Event- Zoom
    Ongoing Events throughout 2022
    Online Event- Zoom
    Free taster sessions covering all areas of exporting, importing, customs and more. Open to Members and Non-Members. Upcoming ones: Rules of Origin & Funded Aid Business Opportunities intro
  • DIT's Export Academy Sessions (Ongoing throughout 2022)
    Time is TBD
    Free masterclasses for UK exporters - whether new to export, occasional or experienced.
  • GMCC International Trade Events & Training
    Ongoing Events throughout 2022
    Zoom or other
    Ongoing Events throughout 2022
    Zoom or other
    Check out our latest calendar of events throughout the year


Who is Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce?

Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce has been helping businesses grow for over 225 years. With over 4,500 members, we are the largest accredited Chamber of Commerce in the UK.


We cover the 10 Local Authority Areas in Greater Manchester and pride ourselves in providing high quality advice, support and services so our members can thrive both in the domestic and overseas markets. For more information, please visit our website:

What is our International Experience?

The Chamber has a dedicated, award-winning International Trade team, delivering quality advice and support at every stage of the internationalisation journey. We help companies wishing to go global - either exporting, importing and/or investing overseas.


Our services range from market identification and market entry, to training, FX, cargo insurance and customs declarations, to name but a few. The team, and an extensive network of associates, approved suppliers and strategic partners are ready to help businesses from Greater Manchester and beyond expand overseas whilst navigating through the complexities of Brexit. 



Main Office:

151 Deansgate, Manchester, M3 3WD

Airport Office:

Room 7, Building 308, World Freight Terminal. Manchester Airport

By Email

General Chamber Support 

General trade queries:

Customs Declarations:

Export Documentation:

By Phone:

General Chamber Support:

0161 393 4321  

International Trade Team & Docs Services Elliot House:

0161 393 4314 

Export Documentation - Airport Office:

0161 489 3170

Get in Touch


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