Northland

As part of the Regional Growth Programme, the Tai Tokerau Northland Regional Growth Study was released in February 2015, with a subsequent action plan launched in February 2016. This is now being implemented by regional bodies, central government agencies, industry groups, and local businesses and iwi.

Tai Tokerau Northland Regional Growth Study

The study identifies a number of sectors and commercial opportunities that have the potential to sustainably grow incomes, jobs and investment in the Northland region.

Included in this study is:

  • an overview of the Northland economic and industry context
  • an analysis of industry opportunities, focusing on:
    • the visitor economy
    • forestry
    • dairy
    • aquaculture
    • marine manufacturing
    • horticulture
  • an in depth look at cross-cutting opportunities that have the potential to unlock development and growth for improved economic and social outcomes in the region.

 

Tai Tokerau Northland Economic Action Plan

Central Government agencies, led by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) and the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI), are working with the region to implement the Tai Tokerau Northland Regional Economic Action Plan.