As Auckland’s economic and cultural agency, we're well connected with a range of organisations and agencies that can provide assistance and support, including government funding. We also provide tools and recourses to help you with marketing, business planning and business funding.
Growing a business is challenging for many business owners. Knowing what help is available and who to talk to can make all the difference. Whether it’s a new marketing and sales campaign, additional funds for your business’s next venture, or advice on how to foster innovation, we’re here to provide you with the support you need.
There's no one-size-fits-all formula when it comes to business planning and preparing a business plan. But there are some key things everyone should consider, such as your strengths, weaknesses, threats and opportunities, and how you plan to capitalise on them. Check out Business.govt.nz for free templates, including a quick-focus template for growing businesses.
Whether you’re already exporting or you’re ready to start, our team can help make your export journey easier, with guidance, mentors, networks, government funding, and access to dedicated export industry organisations.
Auckland is the country’s key export gateway; get the most out of the region’s global connections, strong infrastructure and a diverse, skilled and highly educated population.
Access the right advice, assistance and connections to help you grow your business or accelerate your innovation, with a free one-on-one business clinic