Vision and Goals of the Trelawny Chamber

The vision of the Trelawny Chamber of Commerce and Industry (TCCI) is to ensure Trelawny optimizes visitor experiences and the socio-economics of communities, businesses and residents. It aims to do so by actively and continuously promoting a successful and inclusive business climate; safe and socially vibrant communities; environmental sustainability; and sustainable development; for all the residents and businesses of Trelawny.

The TCCI aims to realize its vision through the following:

  • Creating and actively maintaining a business directory for a wide variety of businesses, throughout the entire parish; documenting professionals, corporations, tradespeople, contractors, personal service providers, faith-based organizations, public sector agencies, charities, and other groups, which contribute to the socio-economic life of the parish.
  • Modeling a Better Business Bureau (BBB)
    • Creating a feedback system for documenting of good service provision
    • Documenting all categories within the membership
    • Creating sub-groupings, within the Chamber, to ensure proper service provision in each category
  • Promoting networking through social, educational, community outreach, and economic partnership programs.
  • Unifying the voice of business interests across all sectors and all communities in the parish.
  • Promoting the initial and continuing training, certification and economic health of all levels of business activity; from sole proprietorship, professionals, small businesses, mid-sized businesses, to large businesses; through active partnerships with agencies such as JAMPRO, HEART, JBDC, and the DBJ.
  • Being the primary advocate for communities, environmental concerns, youth, health concerns, safety concerns and the general welfare of all stakeholders of the parish.
  • Promoting equity and inclusiveness as essential values for all aspects of life in the parish.
  • Developing and maintaining a Business Resource Center to provide TCCI members with
    • Tax Preparation Assistance
    • Proposal Preparation Assistance
    • Invoice Preparation Assistance
    • Annual Report Preparation Assistance
      • Audits
      • Business Reports
      • Inventory Documentation
    • Business Registration Assistance
    • Loan Application Assistance
    • JP/Notary Assistance