Support for business
We provide advice and support to help New Zealand businesses get started, grow, innovate and raise their capability. We also work with other agencies to design and deliver services to businesses in better and smarter ways.
The Government’s website for small businesses. Business.govt.nz makes business easier by packaging advice from across government and the private sector into tools and resources designed to meet the needs of small businesses.
We provide advice and support to businesses to help them grow, be more innovative, raise their capability and do business more easily.
Making it easier to do business with Government, Business Connect is a new digital service platform that will allow businesses to apply for things like licences and permits from different government agencies in one place.
Better for Business is a cross-agency programme developed to champion New Zealand businesses. We do this by identifying and developing easier and smarter ways for business and government to interact.
The Small Business Digital Boost™ initiative will support more small business owners to realise the benefits of digitising their business.
E-Invoicing is the exchange of invoices directly between suppliers’ and buyers’ financial systems, even if these systems are different. It improves accuracy and security, reduces process time and speeds up payments.
We represent the voice of New Zealand’s small and micro businesses, provide advice to the Minister for Small Business and deliver and coordinate services that support small businesses to thrive.
We administer the New Zealand Business Number which is a free, globally unique identifier that makes it faster and easier for businesses to connect and interact.