The Washington Association of Neighborhood Stores represents the interests of local businesses. We work to consolidate the resources of our members so that our efforts positively affect policy issues concerning our industry. We are tried and true experts at navigating the regulatory arena and leverage this experience for our members. For more information about our services click here and feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

Government Relations

Our government relations team works to find solutions to problems affecting our industry before the legislature and regulatory bodies. We have a full-time registered lobbyist in Olympia to advocate on our behalf.

Retrospective Rating Program

The Washington Association of Neighborhood Stores offers a Retrospective Rating program that helps members maintain a safe workplace and save money. This worker’s compensation program can save a business thousands of dollars each year. For more information about the program, please check the Retro Program page on our site.