NZ Chambers of Commerce Northland and Northland Inc. make up this region’s Regional Business Partnership. Each partner works with local businesses in their region to give advice, support and access to funding to help them grow their businesses.

What is the Regional Business Partner Network?

The Northland Regional Business Partnership (RPB) is part of a nationwide network of organisations that can help businesses access information, funding and training and development services.

The 14 Regional Business Partners are supported by New Zealand Trade and Enterprise, New Zealand’s international business development agency helping firms grow into international markets and Callaghan Innovation, the Crown entity charged with accelerating commercialisation of innovation by firms in New Zealand.

The regional business Partnership comprises two services.

Capability Development

We are available to meet with businesses and work with business owners and/or managers to identify needs and opportunities to grow the business.

We can provide advice, information, referrals and connections to ANY business seeking support for their growth journey. If you are a business seeking advice and support to help you grow, get in touch with your local Regional Business Partner and have a conversation about where to next.

NZTE Capability Development Vouchers

If you have aspirations to grow your business you might also be eligible for a NZTE Capability Development Voucher.

NZTE Capability Development Vouchers are available to businesses to use as partial payment towards the cost of capability development and training. Vouchers can be used to help businesses build capability in the following areas: Business Planning, Financial Management, Governance, Lean Manufacturing/ Business Operations, Marketing and many other areas.

To register your interest click here https://app.regionalbusinesspartners.co.nz/Business/SelfRegister