Services

 

Kilkenny Chamber provides a range of services to its members. Our members are from a broad spectrum of Kilkenny business backgrounds and we aim to match that with our service menu. Please click on the headings below to access further info on each:
Events and Networking
Lobbying and Representation
Member to Member Discounts – Chamber Connect
Business Awards
Export Documentation
Shopping and Gift Vouchers
Training Courses
Training Room Hire
Member Profiling Opportunities
What the Chamber does:
Lobbying & Representation
Kilkenny Chamber is dedicated to campaigning for direct action on the issues that affect business and the long-term development of Kilkenny. The Chamber is fundamentally a business representative and lobbying organisation.
Lobbying:
We provide information about government issues that affect business in the area of town planning, traffic, rates etc.
We are the voice of business to address these issues at local, regional and national level.
Kilkenny Chamber also speaks on behalf of the business community at public hearings, with media and government on matters that impact not only the business community at large.
Networking:
Strengthening existing relationships and forming new ones.
Become a member of Kilkenny Chamber and meet potential business partners in a relaxed yet targeted way.
Listen to high profile speakers and business leaders.
State of the art training facilities at our office, The Maltings, Tilbury Place, James St., Kilkenny.
The Chamber is directly represented on following bodies:
Kilkenny County Enterprise Board.
Kilkenny County Development Board.
Kilkenny City Municipal Policy.
South East Chambers Ireland.
Kilkenny Tourism.
Policing Committee.
Rothe House Trust.
St. Patrick’s Day Committee.
Age Friendly.
KIA.
NUIM (Steering Committee).
Where Does The Chamber Get its Funding?
The Chamber is primarily funded by membership subscriptions. We also generate income from events run by Chamber throughout the year.
The Chamber is not funded by any government departments or County or Town Councils. The Chamber is affiliated to Chambers Ireland and pays Chambers Ireland for this privilege.
Member profiling is available through our weekly digest and any member can send us a 200 word document and logo or photo explaining what their business is, where it is etc.

Training Courses

Business Training and Workshops As well as training courses we also offer training seminars i.e. CPD Courses for solicitors and accountants, employment law seminars, and also Lunchtime Workshops. Recent Lunchtime Workshops include YouTube for your business, a workshop designed to teach businesses how to advertise and market their business using the power of social networking, and …

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Export Documentation

No matter what a company is exporting or to where it is exporting to, generally a certain amount of paperwork is involved and the documentation required varies depending on what is being exported and to where. This can sometimes present difficulties for exporters whether they are experienced or doing so for the first time In …

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