Business Development

Grow Wellington, a unit of the Wellington Regional Economic Development Agency (WREDA), and also a partner with Wellington Chamber of Commerce have created  an online tool that makes it easy for local businesses to assess their needs and then connect to local experts and freely available resources. covers many of the issues commonly faced by businesses, and may be able to help you and your business.

Amongst the issues it covers are registering a new company, market testing, preparing for export, protecting intellectual property, research and development funding and legal advice. It connects businesses to the regional support ecosystem including Creative HQ, Grow Wellington and the regional Chambers of Commerce and links to resources from these organisations' websites and others such as, banks, and corporates. 

To see for yourself how this tool can help you and your business go to