The Surrey Board of Trade has close to 3,000 business members. This represents over 6,000 business contacts and over 60,000 employees in Surrey. We can help you reach some or all of them through our various advertising options. Read on and choose the option that works best for you.

Marketing Options

Website Advertisements on

Reach your local, target business community where over 136,000 people are looking to do business with you. Our website is getting more popular all the time as a  resource for Surrey business news, events and information. Take advantage of that leadership through one of our advertising packages.

Website Banner Ads

For one year, Membership Directory or Event Pages, advertise on
$700/year + tax
Not industry-exclusive

Ads are rotated with page refresh or every 4.5 seconds

Banner Specifications:

720 pixels x 90 pixels(W x H) – gif or jpg format

Home Page Website Ad

For one year, placed on the home page, advertise on
$2,000/year + tax

For more information, contact 604.634.0341 or email at

Enhanced Website Listing

For one year, have an expanded description of your business, photo’s, priority listing in the online directory and more, on Surrey’s website.
$100/yr + tax.

For more information contact Membership at 604.634.0348 or send them an email at

Email Blast to Members

Do you have a message or special that you want to get out instantly to your fellow members? Send your email message to all of our Surrey Board of Trade members!

All emails must be pre-booked and prepaid. Available on Mondays or Fridays for a nominal fee of $350 plus tax. To send an email out between Tuesdays – Thursday the fee is $400 plus tax. You provide the Surrey Board of Trade with:

  • Your preferred subject line
  • Email content (text based only please)
  • Name and contact details of the sender

For more information, or to book your date, contact 604.581.7130 or email at Please note, email content and subject line is subject to final approval by the Surrey Board of Trade.

Flyer Inserts in Surrey Business News Newspaper

Surrey Business News is published 5 times per year and is mailed directly to all Surrey businesses. We mail copies with member flyers to all Surrey Board of Trade members (approx 3,000 copies) as well. Using this service provides you with an opportunity to generate business from other members, especially if you add a coupon or discount incentive to your offer.

Flyer advertising rates in Surrey Business News

Traditional flyer: letter-sized sheet one or two-sided, or bi-fold / tri-fold brochures.

  • One time: $350 plus tax
  • Two pack – back to back mailings: $600 plus tax
  • Four pack: 4 mailouts: $1,200 plus tax

All flyer orders must be pre-booked and prepaid.

For more information, or to advertise for next month’s Surrey Business News newspaper, contact 604.581.7130 or email at

Newspaper Advertisement

The Surrey Board of Trade Newspaper is designed to serve the Surrey Board of Trade and its membership. We offer:

  • Extensive coverage of Board of Trade issues, current events and announcements
  • About 12,000 copies mailed directly to members and other local Surrey businesses
  • Easy to read 24-page format
  • Full process colour on high quality stock

For more information or to advertise for next month’s Business in Surrey newspaper, please contact SW Media Group at 604.754.4344.

Rate Sheet

Use Our Logo

Show your membership with pride. Add credibility to your business by placing the Surrey Board of Trade logo on your website.

Access our logo

Job Postings

Post an employment opportunity on Surrey’s website. Simply head to the left hand column of our website, and login to your account under the Admin section.  Select Job Postings once you’ve logged in and submit your information!

View Job Postings

To obtain your login information, contact our Membership Administrator at 604.634.0348 or email them at

SBOT Electronic Billboard

The Surrey Board of Trade has the busiest Business Centre in BC, with over 150 new businesses opening a month in addition to member walk-through traffic. Through a Powerpoint presentation, you can have your targeted message in our reception area for $100 for every 4 months of the calendar year – $25 a month!

For more information, contact 604.581.7130 or email at

Sponsorship Opportunities

New option to sponsor digital events to maintain presence and awareness!

Reach a targeted business sector by sponsoring a Surrey Board of Trade event or a project (ie Surrey International Trade Centre, Business Resource Centre). There are many options from hosting a Business to Business Networking Reception, to a Business Luncheon (motivational or government speaker) to Awards events where you can reach anywhere from 100-400 people.

What can sponsorship achieve for your business?

  • Awareness
  • Enhancing brand/corporate image
  • Encouraging brand shifting
  • Integration with the community
  • Customer/trade promotions
  • Employee incentives/benefits/recruitment
  • Product showcasing/sampling
  • Product launches/press and sales conferences
  • Differentiation from competitors

We have a variety of sponsorship opportunities available, and many can be customized to your needs. Contact Heather at 604.634.0341 or

Business Centre Sponsorship

The Business Centre offers a variety of services for members and non-members alike. As a Business Centre sponsor, you’ll enhance your businesses credibility in the community by getting your business known to 20+ new businesses daily, as they register their companies through our office. As a sponsor you will have your business card handed out in the Business Centre and be able to participate in other opportunities for promotion to Surrey Board of Trade members. 

For more information, contact Mirdula at 604.581.7130 or

Conference Room Sponsorship

Profile your business by sponsoring the Surrey Board of Trade Conference Room. Over 300 business volunteers meet in this room each month in addition to member’s booking this room for their own sessions. $1000 + tax for 12 months (less than $100 per month).

For more information, contact Anita at 604.634.0342 or

Member To Member Deals Directory

Offer special deals to fellow members. A logo identifying your business as participating in this program will appear on the online Business Directory.

To offer a member-to-member deals program contact Membership at 604.634.0348 or