Business Tool Kit

The tools you need to help your business to adapt and grow.
Whether you are self-employed, run a SME, or manage a large manufacturing business, there will be a toolkit for you. It offers hands-on tools to help with the big decisions businesses make every day.
Looking to start up a new business? Wondering how to build growth? Need help with governance issues? Or just need basic business tools, this toolkit is here to help you act now.

 

Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment

Provides information on employer’s responsibilities and laws relating to employment, health & safety and immigration.

www.employment.govt.nz

 

Ministry of Consumer Affairs

Consumer Affairs’ main purpose is to grow NZ for all by delivering trusted, competitive, well-regulated markets and creating an environment in which the interests of consumers are protected, businesses compete effectively, consumers and businesses participate confidently.

04 474 2750, www.consumeraffairs.govt.nz/

 

New Zealand Trade and Enterprise

New Zealand’s international business development agency. Our role is to help New Zealand businesses grow bigger, better, faster in international markets.

0800 555 888, www.nzte.govt.nz

 

Statistics New Zealand

Statistics New Zealand is a government department national statistical office. We are NZ’s major source of official statistics.

0508 525 525, www.stats.govt.nz

 

New Zealand Law Society

Provides advice on finding a lawyer and booklets on various other legal topics.

National office: 04 472 7837, Lawyers Complaints Service: 0800 261 801 Registry: 0800 22 30 30
www.nz-lawsoc.org.nz

 

Civil Defence Auckland

www.resilientbusiness.co.nz/

 

Writing health and safety documents for your workplace
www.worksafe.govt.nz

 

New Easter Trading Rules

https://www.business.govt.nz/news/easter-trading-new-rules-for-you-and-staff/

 

Whau Local Board

http://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/EN/AboutCouncil/representativesbodies/LocalBoards/Whaulocalboard/Pages/contact.aspx

 

Rev up your business planning
https://www.business.govt.nz/news/rev-up-your-business-planning/

 

If you’re a landlord, you’re in business
https://www.business.govt.nz/news/if-youre-a-landlord-youre-in-business/

 

Bringing young workers on board
https://www.business.govt.nz/news/bringing-young-workers-on-board/

 

Benefits of co-working
https://www.business.govt.nz/news/benefits-of-co-working/

 

How disabled workers can help your business
https://www.business.govt.nz/news/how-disabled-workers-can-help-your-business/

 

Facebook for business: Tips for your page
https://www.business.govt.nz/news/facebook-for-business-tips-for-your-page/

 

Bookmark our toolkit for businesses
https://www.business.govt.nz/tools-and-resources/