Business Assistance

There are many business services available to help your business grow. 

Advertising Standards Authority Inc.   www.asa.co.nz
BIZinfo  www.bizinfo.co.nz
Business NZ www.businessnz.org.nz
Business Incubators www.incubators.org.nz
Commerce Commission of New Zealand www.comcom.govt.nz
DATEX New Zealand Business Information www.irg.co.nz
DecisionMaker New Zealand www.decisionmaker.co.nz
Economic Development Association of New Zealand www.edanz.org.nz
FundSource  www.fundsource.co.nz
Good Returns www.goodreturns.co.nz
Government Supply Brokerage Corporation www.gsb.co.nz
New Zealand Investment Journal www.nzij.co.nz
New Zealand Securities Commission www.sec-com.govt.nz
New Zealand Stock Exchange www.nzx.com
Tourism New Zealand www.tourismnewzealand.com

New Zealand Trade and Enterprise
NZTE provides business development and assistance tools with the expensive networks and export services.  Helping businesses to grow and compete internationally.
They provide a range of services to assist businesses to:
  • develop knowledge and expertise
  • access international networks and opportunities
  • explore export markets
  • access capital and investment.
Website: www.nzte.govt.nz
Phone: 0800 555888

Ministry of Science and Innovation (launched 1 Feb 2011)
MSI was created from merging two other agencies – the Foundation for Research, Science and Technology (the Foundation) and the Ministry of Research, Science and Technology (MoRST). It is responsible for the policy and investment functions of both those agencies.
MSI is the lead agency charged with driving the science and innovation sector. It is also tasked with directing knowledge and technology transfer from the RS&T sector to businesses and other research users.
Website: www.msi.govt.nz
Phone: 0800 6744688 (0800 MSIGOVT)

Te Puni Kokiri
Maori Business Facilitation Service is a mentoring service to provide advice, guidance and facilitation to new or existing businesses.  It provides assistance with business planning or expansion strategy.
Website:  www.tpk.govt.nz
Email: info@tpk.govt.nz
Phone: 04-8196000

Ministry of Pacific Island Affairs
Pacific Business Trust provides a loan programme for business start ups or expansion.  The trust has a research group that identifies strategies that enable pacific peoples to manage their own economic development.
Website:  www.pacificbusiness.co.nz
Email: info@pacificbusiness.co.nz
Phone:  0800 2877526