Chamber update: Support, resource & rebuild

15 May, 2020

Like every other business NorthChamber has faced many challenges since lockdown over 7 weeks ago. We’re a small team and juggling family and other personal commitments while continuing to work on behalf of our members has been a learning curve. “Since our move to working remotely we’ve naturally questioned the […]

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NorthChamber Covid 19 Business Survey – Help us, to help you!

04 May, 2020

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The case for a business mentor has never been stronger…

30 Apr, 2020

I was in town earlier today and I am pretty sure it ‘twitched’. As you would expect retail outlets were largely closed, except those that could meet safe operating criteria, such as car mechanics etc. Some coffee houses were serving take away product, which was being greedily sucked up by […]

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On your marks, get set, go!

16 Apr, 2020

Each day that goes by is taking us closer to a restart of our business activities. So, what will it look like and what do you need to get the engine running once again? For many, especially small business owners, access to cash is going to be the key to […]

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‘When news gets scary look for the helpers’

03 Apr, 2020

Hello there, I am Paulette, a new addition to the team and my role is Community Relationship Manager. One week into our Level 4 Lockdown and there is no question that business is hurting and these are trying times. Our world has changed and we are bombarded with news, updates, […]

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Important information from Inland Revenue -COVID 19

25 Mar, 2020

Please see the following important message for businesses from Inland Revenue “If your business is unable to pay its taxes on time due to the impact of COVID-19, we understand, you don’t need to contact us right now. Get in touch with us when you can, and we’ll write-off any […]

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20 Mar, 2020

COVID-19 Business Support and Advice Update Tuesday 15 August 2023 The Government is removing the remaining COVID-19 restrictions, three-and-a-half years after the first was put in place. The changes will come into effect at 12.01am tomorrow, 15 August 2023. Since September last year, the only remaining restrictions have been for […]

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Businesses affected by coronavirus strongly encouraged to seek assistance

09 Mar, 2020

  Auckland Business Chamber Media Release Businesses affected by coronavirus strongly encouraged to seek assistance Auckland Business Chamber strongly agree with Government action encouraging banks to be flexible (with interest rates) and proactive with business clients. “However, any business with a coronavirus issue should contact the Chamber of Commerce. We […]

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The Four-Day Week – Andrew Barnes

09 Mar, 2020

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WDC News release – Mill Road roadworks starting on Monday (March 9)

08 Mar, 2020

News release – Mill Road roadworks starting on Monday (March 9)   Council is starting road repairs on Mill Road next week (March 9). The $2 million roading project will start with kerb, channel, and drainage improvements as well as new footpaths, on the section of Mill Road between Brighton […]

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Could a tertiary education centre be a game-changer for our CBD?

20 Feb, 2020

Our city has been in the headlines a lot since the start of 2020 and with the increased investment and general speculation around developing the North, it’s time we started to really think about Northlands next generation of leaders, thinkers and entrepreneurs. For me, the proposal to establish a tertiary […]

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New events fund launched for Whangarei (Whangarei District Council)

19 Feb, 2020

Press Release: New events fund launched for Whangarei    Do you have a new and innovative idea for an event that celebrates unique local experiences? Or maybe you’ve been to an inspiring event elsewhere and want to bring it to the Whangarei District? Whangarei District Council has launched an exciting […]

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