Business Resources

Here we have identified some useful links to online resources to help you with a range of business information.  If you can't find what your are looking for, feel free to contact us.

10 Steps To Start

If you’re new to being in business or self-employed, these tips outline what's involved, from testing your idea to registering a trade mark.

Have you thought enough about how to turn your idea into a great business? Test yourself with the Feasibility and Risk Checker tool.

Provisional Tax - AIM

Accounting Income Method (AIM) is a new tax option through software with MYOB, Reckon and Xero.

It's a cash flow game changer - if you don't make a profit you won't have to pay provisional tax.

Starting Up?

Check if you can use a name for a business or a brand.

  • Business Name
  • Trademark
  • Web Domain
  • Social Media

Workplace Well-Being

An online tool to assess your workplace well-being.

It is for small-medium sized workplaces, and any business getting started with workplace wellbeing. It is designed to be used by anyone who understands their workplace’s environment, structure and practices, and can make a difference.

Business Planning

A business plan is an important tool as it clearly defines priorities relative to core objectives. Take time out to plan!

  • Plan ahead
  • Consider lifestyle balance
  • Understand current business skills
  • Identify any gaps

Cyber Security

CERT NZ is your first port of call when you need to report a cyber security problem. 

They support businesses, organisations and individuals affected by cyber security incidents, and provide trusted and authoritative information and advice.

Business Health

Quickly and effectively assess your current business health.

SWOT Checker

Assess; strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats.

Stats & Data

Consumer Protection

Check out the videos below and for more guidance for businesses, visit the website.

Health and Safety


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