Welcome to one of Japan's most active and influential business networks
Joining the BCCJ means joining an 900-strong network of professionals with a shared interest in promoting UK and Japan business relations. Membership also allows access to the British Embassy and key policy makers in Japan, as well as visiting dignitaries from business, government, political and royal circles. It provides opportunities to engage at senior level with UK and Japanese executives. And it offers a full calendar featuring high-calibre guest speakers and high-value social events.
We welcome members of all nationalities. Our five membership categories provide a range of options to suit every eligible company and individual in Japan. Non-resident members are also welcome.
Which membership is right for you?
|Platinum||You are a Champion of British Business in Japan. Corporate Plus companies may be invited to take up Platinum membership by the Executive Committee and enjoy exclusive benefits.|
|Corporate Plus||For companies with 100 employees or more worldwide, predominantly owned by British Capital, or mainly based in the UK, or with significant UK links. Companies which fall outside these criteria can still take up this membership if the Executive Committee believes they will contribute positively to the BCCJ’s mission.|
|Entrepreneur||For companies with 15 or fewer employees worldwide, and is not owned or controlled, either directly or indirectly, by a listed company.|
|At the discretion of the BCCJ Executive Committee:|
|Corporate||For companies eligible for Corporate Plus membership but who are new to the Japan market or are of limited size. Decisions on which companies can take up Corporate membership are made by the Executive Committee and reviewed annually, in February.|
What are our member benefits?
LIST OF ALL MEMBER BENEFITS BY CATEGORY HERE (PDF)
LIST OF BENEFITS ENJOYED BY ALL BCCJ MEMBERS HERE
Membership at a glance
|Entrepreneur||Individual||Corporate (new market entrant)|
|Number of registered members per membership type||Unlimited||12||2||1||At the||3|
|Joining Fee （入会金）||¥20,000||¥20,000||¥20,000||¥15,000||of the||¥20,000|
|Annual Fee （年会費）||¥700,000||¥280,000||¥80,000||¥40,000||BCCJ Excom||¥160,000|