Supporting Māori business
There are a range of tools, support and information to help Māori businesses grow their capacity including regional and business-specific networks.
|Federation of Māori Authorities(external link)||National|
|Te Hūmeka(external link)||Waikato|
|Tauranga Māori Business Association(external link)||Tauranga|
|Tairāwhiti Māori Business Network (email)||Gisborne|
|Hawke’s Bay Māori Business Network (email)||Hawke’s Bay|
|He Toronga Pakihi ki Taranaki(external link) – Taranaki Māori Business Network||Taranaki|
|Te Manu Atatu Incorporated(external link)||Whanganui|
|Te Awe(external link)||Wellington|
|Te Kupeka Umaka ki Araiteuru (KUMA)(external link)||Otago and Southland|
Business specific networks
Ngā Kaitatau Māori o Aotearoa(external link) – National Māori Accountants Network
Ngā Ngauru Hauora o Aotearoa(external link) – National Māori Health Providers Association
Ngā Pou Mana(external link) – Allied health professionals
Te Ao Marama(external link) – the NZ Māori Dental Association
Te Hunga Rōia Māori o Aotearoa(external link) – Māori Law Society
Te Kāhui Atawhai o Te Motu(external link) – National Collective Iwi Māori Social Services
Te Ohu Rata o Aotearoa(external link) – the Māori Medical Practitioners Association
Community resource kit(external link) – a guide for setting up and running community organisations.
Effective Governance(external link) – Te Puni Kōkiri provides information to help trustees and directors with their responsibilities and role as guardians and leaders.
Māori land online(external link) – a snapshot of current ownership, trustee, memorial and block information for land that falls within the jurisdiction of the Māori Land Court.
Māori Women’s Development Inc(external link) – to support the economic development of Māori women and whanau.
Marae fire safety(external link) – the Fire Service has Māori iwi liaison teams that provide advice and information regarding the fire safety of maraes.
Poutama Trust(external link) – provides business development services to Māori.
Te Kāhui Māngai(external link) – directory of iwi/hapū groups and national and urban Māori organisations/marae
Generosity NZ(external link) – Generosity NZ is the largest digital search facility for funding information in Aotearoa (formerly Te Ratonga Whakamārama Putēa | Funding information service)
Te Tumu Paeroa(external link) – the new Māori Trustee who work with owners of Māori land to protect and build their assets.
The Icehouse(external link) – supports Māori trusts and iwi organisations looking to navigate business growth with training, coaching and networks.