Resources for small business

Business.govt.nz is a fantastic resource for small businesses and offers a range of business planning tools.

If you're a start-up or an early-stage business, check out:

  • Business.govt.nz's start-up tips, download a business plan and read information about different business structures.

  • ONECheck: Check whether your business name or brand is available across domain names, trademarks and social media channels. 

  • Workplace policy builder: policies set out the rules for your workplace, and tell your workers what you expect from them, and what they can expect from you. This tool guides you through the steps to create a variety of policies tailored to your workplace. 

It also has useful resources for more established businesses, such as: