Cost-Saving Services

We are dedicated to supporting businesses amidst the rising cost of doing business whilst maintaining our dedication to the environment.

Merton Chamber of Commerce Membership

Being a BID levy-paying business provides you with FREE membership to Merton Chamber of Commerce, which would usually cost a VAT-registered business £395pa, giving you access to:

  • A borough-wide programme of events
  • Networking
  • Resources and knowledge

They have built connections over the past 30 years and use their established marketing channels and extensive business database to connect and raise the profile of business members. Visit to find out more.

Waste and Recycling

We have teamed up with award-winning zero to landfill recycling and waste company First Mile, to offer exclusive services for BID levy payers:

  •  Daily waste and recycling collections – including reduced rates
  •  FREE annual allocation of mixed or cardboard recycling
  •  Food recycling – FREE starter pack to include caddies and a set of bags
  •  FREE Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment (WEEE) recycling

Get in touch if you would like to learn more.

Green Energy

Make a cleaner switch with First Mile Energy, powered by Octopus, providing certified 100% renewable energy via competitive pricing. First Mile waste customers also save £100 off their first energy bill. You can now power your business with green energy and reduce your business’ carbon footprint with no disruption to your supply, no engineer or installer visits.

All our First Mile customers for waste and energy get a consolidated monthly report outlining what has been collected and recycled, and the level of carbon that has been saved.