Grants & Funding

Government Assistance and Grants for
Your Business

  • Once your business has transitioned beyond the startup phase, a broader spectrum of government support becomes accessible, encompassing grants, mentorship opportunities, and specialized support programs tailored to various industries and specific business objectives.

Management Capability
Development Fund

Through this funding, the Regional Business Partner Network offers businesses up to 50% co-funded support for management coaching and training services to build management capability within the business.

Training is available for the following areas

agency : Regional Business partner NETWORK

aimed for : business owners looking to grow their business

You will need to:

  • Chat to an RBP Growth Advisor to see how they can help.
  • Show you’re serious about improving your management capability.
  • Be willing to co-fund and commit time to developing your management capability.

COVID-19 Business Advisory Funding

As part of its COVID-19 business support initiative, the New Zealand Government has announced a further injection of $40m into providing professional services for small to medium sized businesses. One of the specific channels the Government has selected for distributing and allocating these funds is through the Regional Business Partner Program (RBP).

The COVID-19 assistance available through the RBP program is the provision of up to $5,000 to offset professional service costs
in relation to:

  • Business continuity planning
  • Cash flow management and forecasting
  • HR
  • Health and wellbeing

Get Your Funding
Application Guide

Make sure to check your email for your
guide, and other free business tools – don’t
worry we don’t spam.

Business Eligibility

To be eligible, you must:

  • Have undergone a brief assessment with an approved RBP Growth Advisor
  • Employ up to 100 staff
  • Be registered for GST in New Zealand
  • Be operating a commercial enterprise

It is important to note that approval is not automatic, but the clear intention from the Government is to get support to businesses.

Details of the RBP Program can be found on their website

Have an obligation free chat with us to
know more about your Eligibility.