Ballyhaunis Chamber represents 40 businesses in the local area and is affiliated to Chambers Ireland. The Chamber as a business representative organisation is made up of its members, its Council and its staff. Each year at the Annual General Meeting its executive Council is elected by the members. This Council comprises of 9 members which inlcudes the President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer and PRO who are elected for a one year term. The Chamber also has a Chief Executive Officer who works on behalf of the members who reports to and works under the instructions of the Council Executive who pursues the economic business interests of the town of Ballyhaunis. Specific projects are identified and delivered in the context of economic development and business support in the locality. The structure encourages and promotes active participation by members on committees and projects. Ballyhaunis Chamber is a not for profit completely voluntary organisation.