SturBiz – the new Sturminster Newton Chamber of Commerce

Sturminster Newton is a town with a vibrant business community spanning retail, BtB and BtC services , local manufacture and logistics, accommodation and hospitality. Over 100  VAT registered business providing the economic activity vital to the Town’s prosperity.

A Fresh Start

A new Chamber of Commerce with a new name STURBIZ and a new team has come together with a fresh agenda aimed at offering these businesses a forum in which to exchange ideas, gather information, and secure support for business related programmes.

Straightforward aims

To seek ways to make doing business in Sturminster more successful and profitable

To act as a focal point for the voice of business in our Community.


Jacqui Wragg is currently organising membership. She can be contacted by email on [email protected]

The membership fee is £25 per annum.

This entitles members to all communications from SturBiz and to attend and participate in our regular meetings.  Membership Form.


The monthly Town Breakfast meetings are held at 8am on the 1st Tuesday of the month at various town venues.  Discussion tends to focus on town centre issues and events and has been the catalyst for a joined up approach in making the town centre more attractive through a coordinated floral scheme.  Other initiatives include a Water Refill Scheme and Dementia Awareness Training with many more projects under discussion.   Take a look here for further information Town Breakfast Meeting Notes.docx.pdf

Following feedback from our members, the first quarterly networking event will be taking place on Thursday 26th September and can be booked via this link


If you would like to act as a main business partner of Sturbiz or would like to sponsor a meeting and would like details of either of these propositions please contact Jacqui on her email.

Paying for membership

You can pay be BACS transfer to

Sturminster Newton Economic Development Society Limited

Lloyds Bank

Sort Code 30-98-90

Account Number 17933760

Reference SturBiz