Advocacy

The Chamber is the “Voice of Business” with a focus on influencing policies that contribute to a strong economy. We are dedicated to providing support for all of our member businesses regardless of their size or industry. We work closely with community leaders and those involved in the legislative process to make sure that your voice is heard.

Our advocacy efforts reflect the Chambers mission statement: to influence effective change and foster an environment where businesses and the community can prosper.

 

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Key Issues
Recent work
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Where are we now? A Report Card on the Ring of Fire evaluates the level of progress that has been achieved over the last year in the Ring of Fire and offers recommendations that aim to spur development in the region.

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Business to Government: ORPP Could Cost Jobs and Hurt Economy
Only 26 percent of businesses in Ontario believe they can shoulder the financial burden that would result from the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan. What could this mean for the province’s economy?Read More
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The Canadian Chamber of Commerce unveiled its Top 10 Barriers to Competitiveness. In collaboration with its network of chambers of commerce and boards of trade, the Canadian Chamber has been drawing attention to the barriers that are holding back Canada’s progress

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