About Us



​​California Chamber of Commerce (CalChamber) is a not-for-profit organization committed to helping California businesses survive and thrive while complying with complex laws and regulations. Our more than 14,000 members are a diverse group, ranging from companies such as Microsoft and the Walt Disney Corporation to local companies with a handful of employees.

For more than 125 years, CalChamber has worked to make California a better place to live, work, and do business by giving private sector employers a voice in state politics and providing a full range of California-specific products and services.​


CalChamber's active Government Relations program works in tandem with business leaders throughout the state to promote policies providing greater certainty for employers. In addition to representing employers to legislators and regulators, we:

Our major political victories in recent years include successfully challenged ​tax increases, costly workplace mandates and frivolous lawsuits.

Compliance Products and Member Services

In addition to representing employer views before lawmakers and the courts, CalChamber is a one-stop compliance shop for information, products and resources that answer California and federal labor law and human resources questions. CalChamber members receive numerous benefits, including:

  • ​​Labor Law Helpline, which supports your business needs by providing direct phone contact to the expert support you need to keep your business in compliance with the law.
  • HRCalifornia.com, which allows 24/7 access to forms, checklists, and policies that are frequently updated to reflect changes to California employment law.
  • Special offers and discounts from select partners​. 

The CalChamber Store, open to nonmembers as well, offers an extensive library of compliance products including posters, reference books, guides and online training that explain complex topics such as California employment law, sexual harassment prevention, and many other human resources subjects in easy-to-understand terms.

Business Resources

CalChamber is a comprehensive business resource. From international trade to industry networking, we've got the information businesses need. Businesses up and down the state rely on our daily news updates, legislative analyses and educational forums.

Our local chamber services staff, with more than 50 years of combined experience, offers chamber of commerce executives seasoned expertise on local chamber management issues.​

The California Foundation for Commerce and Education, a nonprofit think tank affiliated with the CalChamber, is dedicated to preserving and strengthening the California business climate and private enterprise.

See CalChamber Career Opportunities.