About the Fremantle Chamber of Commerce

“Your Partner in Business”

Our Mission

The Fremantle Chamber champions policies and strategies that improve the business environment in Fremantle, enhance community prosperity and develop a sustainable mix of business and lifestyle opportunities for Fremantle’s future. We act as an advocate for the business community, a conduit for information and a promoter of Fremantle’s position in the regional landscape

Our Membership

The Chamber is growing. We currently have over 300 members, ranging from major corporate organisations to the smallest micro-business with everything in between. We are the largest community organisation in Fremantle. Members of the Chamber are typically Fremantle people who love the place, with many of them living and working here, as well as doing business. The Chamber’s membership employs over 5000 thousand people, and the business community contributes more than 50% of the annual rates collected by the City.

Focused on Our Future

The Chamber’s future lies in harnessing the innovation and energy of the business community as a dynamic force for positive growth and development in Fremantle. United, we will be a powerful influence on Fremantle’s future.

A Prosperous History

Fremantle is a port city founded on commerce and trade. The Chamber is the oldest chamber of commerce in Western Australia and the second oldest chamber in Australia. The Chamber has been promoting prosperity in Fremantle for over 142 years.
 

Services

Boardroom Hire

The Chamber's Boardroom dates back over 100 years to 1912. It is a fantastic space for seminars, meetings and sundowners. It can be set up in a variety of layouts to cater for its different uses. 

Click here to view the hire charges & further information.

Click here to download a copy of the Boardroom Booking Form.

Secretarial Services

The Fremantle Chamber of Commerce provides a range of secretarial services upon request. Please contact the Chamber staff for further information.

Export and International Trade

As one of three authorised bodies for Export documentation certification in WA, the Fremantle Chamber of Commerce provides a range of Export and International Trade services. The Chamber can certify a variety of export related documentation as per the below documents, but is not limited to:

  • Free Trade Agreements for Asean-Australia-New Zealand (AANZFTA & AANZFTA1), Thailand (TAFTA), Korea (KAFTA), Japan (JAEPA) & China (ChAFTA)
  • Certificates of Australian Origin
  • Declarations of Origin
  • Certificates of Health 
  • Certificates of Free Sale
  • Guarantee Letters for Business Visa's
  • Associated Commercial Invoices, Packing Lists & other additional documentation

Please click here for a full listing of all Export Documentation Charges

Strategy and Advocacy

The Fremantle Chamber champions policies and strategies that improve the business environment in Fremantle, enhance community prosperity and develop a sustainable mix of business and lifestyle opportunities for Fremantle’s future. We act as an advocate for the business community, a conduit for information and a promoter of Fremantle’s position in the regional landscape.

Services include:

  • Assistance and representation with Local Government
  • Participation in Chamber Committees and Forums
  • Access to Government at Local, State and Federal level
  • Individual Member Advocacy