The Saanich Peninsula Chamber of Commerce is proud to offer the following services and to partner with the following organizations as part of our Chamber Member Benefits Program

The Saanich Peninsula Chamber of Commerce is working hard to ensure you get value for your membership.  Your membership entitles you to rate discounts and promotional advantages on insurance, and a number of products and services.  Hosting and participating in networking events, such as Coffee Hour or Business Mixers, are excellent opportunities to showcase your organization and to take advantage of the power of association.

We also want to support your business by promoting special offers that you would like to share with chamber members. As a member, you also have the opportunity to present seminars if you have something relevant to offer other members.  Give us a call if this is something you would like to pursue.

As a member of the Saanich Peninsula Chamber of Commerce your organization receives a free online Business Directory listing on, as well as social media communication opportunities via e-Blasts (over 1000+ contacts), discounted racking rates at BOTH our Visitor’s Centres, and promotion of your business on our Twitter and Facebook accounts.

Affordable Pooled Insurance Plan

Customize an employee benefits plan that matches your needs. Covers all industries including one person firms, home business and farms. Dental and Health options. Guaranteed Renewable Contract. Fully pooled price stability. Business Overhead Benefits.

Contact: Doug Wedman or 250-655-0707

Preferred Pricing on Merchant Services Rates

1.55% Visa, 1.60% MasterCard & Discover, Interac Debit $0.05/Transaction; Can be used in conjunction with most financial institutions. Monthly account Fee $5.00. Click First Data Preferred Chamber Pricing to see more features and benefits.

Contact First Data at,  1-888-265-4117 to get Chamber Exclusive preferred rates.

Employee Wellness Benefits

Chamber members can take advantage of our partnership with Panorama Recreation to support our valued business partners in their goals to promote recreation and wellness in the work place. Peninsula businesses have the opportunity to buy into the Employee Wellness Program where passes are available at $210/year or $150/last 6 months and includes access to the facility and drop-in classes. Annual savings of just over 50% of the cost of a regular Annual Active Pass.

Eyecare Benefits in Addition to Any Extended Health Benefits

This is a way of getting better value for your benefit dollars. IRIS will direct bill to the Benefits carrier wherever possible. They continue to add Extended Healthcare Providers to their program. Every member of the family living at the household is eligible for these benefits, as well as non-custodial children and students who are living away from home while attending school. On top of this are all of the IRIS advantages including their No-Matter-What Guarantee, Airmiles and interest free financing. Click here to register.

Social Media & Email Marketing Discounts

Our partnership with Constant Contact means fantastic member benefits for you! Constant Contact is a great tool to communicate in the most effective way to your customer base, while generating more revenue for you. More ways than ever to build your business – email marketing – social campaigns -event marketing – online survey. Chamber members receive a 20% discount when they sign up for 6 months, or a 25% discount when they sign up for 1 year.

For more information please visit or contact Guy Steeves, Regional Development Director, at 1-877-508-3419 or

Discounted Payroll Services

The Payworks payroll solution includes the following: pay employees through direct deposit or cheques, remittances to CRA, T4 slips and records of employment, as well as a robust reporting feature. Pay $16.50 per payroll run, $1.35 per payment, and a one-time fee of $150.00. Choose our Go Green option to get an additional 15% discount per payroll run and per employee charge when there is no delivery of reports or pay statements from Payworks. Here is an overview of Payworks Benefits 2014-2015.

Contact: Glenda Plews to sign up today.

Chamber Members Ship and Save with UPS

Chamber members, take advantage of the UPS Members Benefit Program and save on a variety of UPS services! You’ll receive 40% off small package shipments within Canada, to the U.S. and to worldwide destinations, 25% off imports into Canada, discounts starting at 75% off freight shipments and more.

To get started today, visit or call 1-800-MEMBERS (1-800-636-2377), M-F, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. EST. In addition, you can get 10% off printing, packaging, and mailbox rentals at The UPS Store®.

Click here to obtain The UPS Store ‘Get More’ card.

UPS – More information

Advantages of Grand & Toy

Specialized program extends more choices and deeper savings. Through the purchasing power of the Chamber of Commerce, they are able to provide a specialized program that extends preferred pricing to all qualified members.Savings. Up to 85% OFF over 7,500 quality office products.

Click here for more information.

National Car Rental (Sidney)

National Car Rental – Sidney, is pleased to offer a discounted rate to members of the Saanich Peninsula Chamber of Commerce on vehicle & truck rentals booked through the Sidney location. Members can ‘pick up’ at any Vancouver Island National Car Rental location. As an added bonus, members can sign up for National Car Rentals ‘Emerald Club’ membership.

Contact the Sidney branch of National Car Rentals at:
250-654-0068 or email


Chamber members are eligible to receive discounts of up to 30% off the everyday public web prices on a wide range of Lenovo products, including laptops, tablets, desktops, workstations, servers, accessories and more!  Take advantage of great deals on top products for the home and office.

For more information visit:

Call: 1-888-315-7408 ext 5221 M-F: 9am-9pm EST, Sat:9am-6pm EST