Lichfield and Tamworth Chamber of Commerce & Industry, is the bed rock of the Business Community supporting a myriad of companies of varying size and sector, from the small one person business to large global organisations. Working closely with both Lichfield District and Tamworth Borough Council the Chamber of Commerce ensure business views are clearly communicated to local, regional and ultimately Central Government.
We ensure business contacts are linked to maximise the supply chain helping boost the local and wider economy and supporting growth and well being for the community as a whole, through networking events, business forums, training, business and export advice, newsletters and much more. Business Opportunities, Education, Skills, local infrastructure projects and red tape issues are high on the Agenda for the Lichfield and Tamworth Chamber Board, which is made up of Business people who continually support business growth across the area.
Lichfield & Tamworth are situated in the heart of the UK with excellent transport and logistics connections which draw large and small UK head offices to the area, such as the Ministry of Defence Medical Training Centre. Both towns are heavy weights in Engineering/Manufacturing and Professional services such as supporting Formula 1 to retail.
Both areas are seen as major tourist destinations with historical sites such as Lichfield Cathedral – Tamworth Castle and boast to have been home to famous sons - Dr Samuel Johnson, Darwin and Sir Robert Peel to name but a few. More Modern day tourism is also linked to; The National Arboretum, Drayton Theme Park, Hotel and Zoo complex and the more recently the Snowdome, Swimming Pools and Cine-World and Parks and Gardens. Both towns are traditional market towns with a bountiful with the successful out of town shopping experience. All this is set in within the National Forest, with rivers and canals which ribbon the area, making both Lichfield and Tamworth a natural place to locate businesses who are keen to promote the work life balance for their employees and which help create a successful business.
The Board of Lichfield & Tamworth Chamber of Commerce & Industry have pledged their support to pay suppliers within 30 days or within the agreed terms of the contract and are encouraging members and local businesses to support this pledge. Paying suppliers within 30 days will help improve the economy and help local businesses. You can sign up to the pledge by filling in this form (click here) and placing the Pay in 30 days badge on your website.
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