About Us

BusinessNZ is committed to New Zealand's success – sustainable growth through free enterprise.

Advocating for enterprise and promoting the voice of thousands of businesses across New Zealand, we work for positive change through new thinking, productivity and innovation.

Our unique strength lies in our capability to engage with government officials, community groups, MPs and Ministers on a daily basis, ensuring business interests are represented throughout the policy making process.

What we do affects all New Zealanders, because when business is going well, it affects the wellbeing of our economy, our environment, our jobs, our communities, our families and our futures.

Foundation Members

The BusinessNZ family has its roots in four large regional organisations of member businesses that together cover the entire country. Learn more

Major Companies Group

The MCG helps ensure that New Zealand's largest companies are heard in policy, business and economic debate.

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Affiliated Industries Group

The AIG is made up of over 70 national industry associations together comprising tens of thousands of enterprises.

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Our Brands

Having expertise on hand across a wide range of business issues is a key benefit for BusinessNZ members. These issues are organised into various divisions or sub-brands of BusinessNZ.

Become a Member

By joining the regional business organisation in your area, you automatically become a member of BusinessNZ.

Select your region to learn more about membership.

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Meet the Team

Learn more about our talented experts who are focused on providing policy support in areas related to your business.