Smithers District Chamber of Commerce

A virtual Canada Day was celebrated this year in Smithers

August 20, 2020

With social distancing plans in place a wonderful celebration was filmed and then broadcast on Canada Day!

Small Business BC Resources for Restarting Your Business in the New Normal

June 9, 2020

Back to Business


June 3, 2020

Great information session with WorkSafe BC

BC’s Restart Plan

May 7, 2020

On May 6 Premier John Horgan announced BC's Four Phase Restart Plan,


May 6, 2020

On May 1 the third Roundtable Check-in call to support specific business needs, concerns, and ideas was held. Part of the call was a 6 week COVID Survey. Here are the results.

COVID Information

May 5, 2020

COVID related updates, information and links from your chamber, The BC Chamber of Commerce, Small Business BC, BC Economic Development Association, the BCCentre for Disease Control and the Provincial Government

Temporary Change of Chamber Hours & Closure of Smithers Visitor Centre

March 19, 2020

Starting Friday, March 20th the Smithers Visitor Centre will be closing and the Smithers District Chamber of Commerce will be by appointment only 

Looking ahead in 2020

January 7, 2020

As we continue in our quest to support and advocate on behalf of business, entrepreneurs, and community, it’s time to look ahead to 2020. It’s a time for reflection and planning for improvement and change. We celebrate the end of many things and the beginning of others.

Business Awards attracted over 200 people to celebrate the award category finalists

November 20, 2019

The 2019 Community & Business Awards 'Blue Carpet Gala' applauded the finalists and awarded the winners with their Alpenman statue!

2019 New Business Reception

February 4, 2019

Another successful evening welcoming new business licensees to the business community

I think the future of Smithers’ business community is bright. There’s a new generation of people starting out and taking over old businesses in the community, supplying new ideas and breathing life into this town. The people here are friendly and support each other, but I think that the best thing about our town is the diversity of people here.

-Peter Krause, Owner, McBike & Sport and Chamber Member since 1983

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