Become a member

Annual Membership: £65

Formed as a not for profit organisation in June 2009, the Ilkley Business Forum exists to:

  • Promote and support businesses within the LS29 area
  • Increase business transactions between its members
  • Represent the interest of local businesses at a local and regional level
  • Contribute to the prosperity of the LS29 community

Benefits of membership

  • Monthly networking meetings
  • Regular events which bring businesses, experts and academics together
  • Raising the profile of LS29 businesses
  • Influencing policy at a local level
  • Increasing new business opportunities
  • Guest speakers on relevant business topics present at monthly meetings
  • The opportunity to present your own business
  • Free listing of business details on IBF website directory
  • Being part of local business community acknowledged by Bradford Met & Ilkley Parish Council as representing the views and opinions of businesses in LS29
  • Free participation in IBF sponsored “shop local” schemes
  • Being part of a friendly, supportive and active network

Annual membership is £65 for the period 1st of April in any one year to 31st of March the following year.

Please complete the form below – it will be sent directly to David Shaw, our membership coordinator, at

Julia Forrester, the Ilkley Business Forum treasurer will send you an invoice which you can pay online.