COVID-19 Business Support and Advice

Update 30 November 2020

Alert Levels are at 1 for all of New Zealand

New Zealand is at Alert Level 1.

Who Are We?

The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Northland (Inc) (NorthChamber) is a non-political, non-profit organisation which represents the full spectrum of business interests, both small and large, in Northland – retailing, service, manufacturing exporters, importers and other organisations … >> FIND OUT MORE

Business Hours & General Contact Info

Phone us Mon-Fri 9-5pm on 09 438 4771.
Email:.
For anything urgent during this time our staff cell numbers are listed below.

NorthChamber Team Contacts:
As with most organisations at Level 1 our staff are working a mix of office hours and remote hours but can be contacted as follows.
Steve Smith – CEO – 027 444 1010
Janette Dobbs – Office manager – 021 441 026
Niamh O Neill – Assistant office manager – 027 544 9967
Paulette Scrooby – Community relationship manager – 021 212 6903
Rebecca Varley – Sales manager and business mentor coordinator – 021 206 1003

Upcoming Events

Business Champions After 5 – Sponsors & Winners Evening

December 2, 2020
Join us at The Orchard Business & Event Hub for a very special BA5 where you can meet this year’s Westpac Northland Business Champions and sponsors, and find out what 2021 will bring.   Register below to attend.    

Chamber Chats – Thursday Dec 3

December 3, 2020
We’d love you join us on Thursday 3 December from 10am -11am @ The Orchard for our final session of 2020. ChamberChats are a chance to catch up in a smaller group setting, grab a coffee and some homemade scones!…

Your Next Job – Workshop series – Self Employment and You – Week #5

December 4, 2020
Self Employment and You Is self-employment for you? Explore self employment as a career option and the resources available Friday 4th December 9.30am until 11.00am Please register below

NorthChamber Christmas Lunch & Golf day

December 4, 2020
Join the NorthChamber team for their Christmas celebration: When: Friday 4 December – 11.45 – 1.30pm for lunch. 2pm Tee off. Where: Sherwood Park Golf Club, Maunu State Highway 14, Whangarei Cost: $25+GST (Includes lunch and refreshments) Golf: 9 Holes…

Your Next Job – Workshop series – Self Employment and You – Week #6

December 11, 2020
Self Employment and You Is self-employment for you? Explore self employment as a career option and the resources available Friday 11th December 9.30am until 11.00am Please register below

Lunchbox Series # 6: Stay Social this Christmas

December 11, 2020
Join us at The Orchard for our latest in our lunchbox #6 – Stay Social this Christmas Still be social over the summer break- social media scheduling with Brie Timings, Simple Life Social Brie is a specialist in digital marketing,…

Business Capability Session 1 – Winning tenders

December 16, 2020
Presented by Frank Aldridge, director of The Integral Group, Aldridge has over 22 years’ experience in consulting and training in tender process, procurement, and negotiation. The presentations will be delivered over a two to three hour period with a break…

Business Capability Session 2 – Navigating Council Process

December 21, 2020
The second in the line-up of Business Capability Session, Navigating Council Process, runs on December 21st presented by Economic Development Facilitator Sonya Seutter, and accompanied by Murray McDonald (RMA Consents), Paul Cook (Building) Tony Collins (District Development) and Robert Burgoyne…