Coffee & a Chat

29th July 2021, 10:00 to 11:00

Join us for an informal, online catch up exclusively for chamber members. It’s been a difficult few months for businesses and we hope that your chamber membership has proven useful and that the information we’ve been sending out has been well received. As the default is still to work from home, some might be feeling […]

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Chamber Events

Pathfinder Accelerator programme – Taster session

28th July 2021, 12:00 to 13:00

The Highlands and Islands Enterprise Pathfinder Accelerator programme supports businesses operating in the life sciences and technology sectors the opportunity to accelerate new product, service or business model in just six months. Participants are taught practical tools and techniques to interrogate their idea, plan for opportunities and optimise for marketplace success. Ahead of the next […]

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Member Events

Understanding Community Benefits and Sustainability

26th July 2021, 11:00 to 12:30

As well as environmental issues this webinar from the Supplier Development Programme also covers social issues such as equality and diversity and fair & ethical trading, plus economic issues including opportunities for SMEs and the third sector. Key topics: What is sustainable procurement? Procurement for supported businesses and the third sector Community benefits Living wage […]

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Trader responsibilities when using an intermediary

9th July 2021, 13:45 to 14:45

This webinar from HMRC explains your responsibilities as a trader, if you choose to use an intermediary to complete import or export declarations for your business. These are complex and an intermediary can save you a lot of time. Find out more and sign up for your free place here.

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Customs Import Declarations: an overview

7th July 2021, 13:45 to 14:45

This webinar from HMRC explains how to make import declarations to import goods between the EU and Great Britain, including simplified and supplementary declarations, as well as the key terminology and new processes. Find out more and sign up for free here.

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Baillie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund – July closing date for applications

5th July 2021, 00:01 to 23:59

Baillie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund‘s objectives are to fairly and reasonably disburse funds resulting from the receipt of the annual grant of £100,000 from Baillie Wind Farm for the general benefit of the public living within the current boundaries of the West Caithness Community Council as the directors see fit. The Fund may also consider applications from […]

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Importing – steps you need to take before making your supplementary declaration

1st July 2021, 09:45 to 10:45

To support those who’ve delayed their customs import declarations, HMRC explain the steps you need to take before you can make a supplementary declaration and how intermediaries can help you do this. Please register to take part if you’ve imported goods since 1 January 2021 and not yet completed a customs declaration for them. Find […]

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Exporting: what you need to do to keep your goods moving

30th June 2021, 11:45 to 12:45

This webinar from HMRC explains what actions you need to take to export goods from Great Britain to the EU and move goods between Great Britain and Northern Ireland. We’ll provide a run-through of the key export processes – staged border controls, zero-rated VAT, customs declaration, using an intermediary as well as licences, certificates and […]

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