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New UK Gov Guidance Available

Rules of Origin, updated Border Control & more..

Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce (GMCC) is the largest accredited chamber of commerce in the UK with a membership of over 4,500 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

  • Business Growth Hub - EU Exit Webinars (Various Dates in January 2021)
    Online Webinar
  • Chamber Member Event: Brexit Update: Where are we up to? What next?
  • GMCC Training: Rules of Origin - Preferential & Non-Preferential
    Via zoom
  • TBD
    Online Training: Customs Declarations (Available anytime)
    link provided
  • TBD
    GMCC International Trade Events & Training
    Zoom or other



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

International Trade Team:

Export Documentation:

By Phone:

International Trade Team:

0161 393 4368 -55 - 50

Export Documentation team Elliot House:

0161 393 4311 - 12 -13

Airport Office:

0161 489 3170

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