How We Help

Retail NI is Northern Ireland's only locally based retail and wholesale business organisation which provides professional advice and gives a voice to the independent sector at the NI Assembly and Westminster.  Our 1300 members include wholesalers, independent retailers of all kinds, suppliers to our sector and affiliated Chambers of Commerce and local Traders' Groups. We are passionate about campaigning on the future of our town and city centre and ensuring that our independent retail sector gets a fair deal. 


  • Retail NI Advice Line: providing help on rates, planning, employment, law and many other issues that impact upon your business.
  • Dedicated Business Liaison Support
  • Free subscription to our News Magazine.
  • Supplier members are entitled to free advertising in Retail NI News which has a readership of over 3000.
  • Networking events with leading political leaders and policy makers.
  • Ensuring your voice is heard at Local Councils, Stormont, Westminster and European Parliament.
  • Support local suppliers in developing new routes to market.
  • Fortnightly Member Update Emails
  • Sponsorship opportunities

To read more click either Retailer Members or Supplier Members