Forres Business Association exists to be an active community of local businesspeople. Its aims and objectives are:

  • To develop and promote the town of Forres and the surrounding IV36 postcode area as a viable and profitable trading area for all types of business.
  • To encourage the development of existing and new businesses
  • To liaise with the local authorities, the public and development agencies
  • To sponsor and undertake any other relevant activities for the benefit of members of the association, or in furtherance of the aims and objectives of the association.
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FBA backs independent retailer campaign

Forres businesses are being encouraged to throw their weight behind a national campaign to highlight the important role smaller, local, independent retailers play in the communities they serve. The ultimate aim of Independent Retailer Month, a UK wide campaign which is held annually in July is to increase footfall in towns and villages. And one […]

Prize on offer for best ‘Piping At Forres’ welcome

Businesses in and around Forres are being inspired to beat the drum for the town by getting involved in what is now the region’s biggest one-day event. Piping At Forres and the Forres Business Association have launched a competition where businesses are being encouraged to immerse themselves in the event and they could win a £150 prize. Marc […]

Forres town centre to become huge movie screen

Forres town centre is to become a giant movie screen depicting locally-filmed snapshots of daily life through a creative collaboration between visual arts company Wildbird and Forres Business Association.  Following the huge success of the Street Scene project in Elgin in 2014 and a similar project as part of the National Theatre of Scotland’s Granite […]