NYCC has chapters in all the 36 states of the federation plus the FCT. The chamber has over 250,000 registered members. Our Associate members made up of Women Trade Groups, Cooperative Societies, and Professional bodies account for over 1 million members.

Membership Categories

Individual Membership:

An individual member is any youth entrepreneur who is already in business or willing to start a business.

Organizational Membership:

An organizational member is a duly registered youth enterprise organization, Cooperative or Business Association.

Corporate Membership:

A Corporate member is any organization that believes in the vision, mission and objectives of the chamber and is willing to be an active member of chamber.

Partner Membership:

Partner members are honorary Institutions and Corporate Organizations who passionately believe in and support the course of youth entrepreneurship and nation building.

Student Membership:

Student members are student of primary, secondary and tertiary institutions interested in becoming small business owners now or in the future.


Benefits of Membership

Membership of the Chamber gives you access to a national business platform with numerous benefits.

Brand Equity

Enjoy the visibility of belonging to a nationally recognized and result oriented youth trade and commerce platform.


Gain access to high level networking with peers, net worth individuals, relevant institutions to facilitate trade relations.

Capacity Building

Enjoy entrepreneurship training and business development support to grow your business to profitability.


Subsidized access to innovative business tools that help you improve business operations.

Growth Opportunities

Participate in economic development intervention programmes and opportunities for growth.

Business Information

Be the first among equals to gain access to business information and trade opportunities.

Policy Advocacy

Enjoy easy access to regulatory and policy institutions to complete business processes.

Trade Promotion

Participate in local and international trade fairs and product exhibitions.

Trade Missions

Participate in local and international cooperation, trade missions and exchange Programmes.


How to become a member of NYCC

In three simple steps, you can join the chamber and leapfrog the journey towards success for your business.

1. Fill and return membership form along with a recent passport size photograph and two referees.

2. Pay a non-refundable membership subscription fee of:
a. Individual Membership - N10,000.00
b. Affiliate Membership - N20,000.00
c. Corporate Membership - N50,000.00
d. Student Membership - N1,000.00

3. Pay annual subscription fee of:
e. Individual Membership - N10,000.00
f. Affiliate Membership - N30,000.00
g. Corporate Membership - N100,000.00
h. Student Membership - N4,000.00

All membership fees and subscriptions are subject to review without prior notice.

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