Opportunities in Auckland’s commercial economy range from IT, science, engineering, and business consulting and outsourcing through to managing commercial spaces and hotels.
Why invest in Auckland’s commercial services sector
Operation costs are 25 per cent cheaper
According to New Zealand Trade and Enterprise, it’s 25 per cent cheaper to operate a 200-seat contact centre in New Zealand than it is in Australia or Great Britain.
Competitive salary costs
At NZ$42,000, our average salary for customer service representatives in a contact centre is 10 to 15 per cent lower than those in major Australian cities.*
*Hays. 2016. Hays Salary Guide 2016. Available at: hays.net.nz
Affordable commercial real estate
Auckland has a range of prime and secondary office, industrial and retail spaces available at internationally competitive prices.
An ideal test market
Auckland’s size – not too small, but not too big either – makes it an ideal test market for various service products, particularly in telecommunications and financial sectors.