Starting a business in New Zealand

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Location Mezzanine floor meeting room, Central library, 65 Victoria Street, Wellington, 6011


Citizens Advice Bureau Central Wellington

Citizens Advice Bureau provides free and confidential advice to new migrants. They take the time to listen to you and equip you with the information, options and support that fit your needs.

CAB Wellington Central will hold a free information session for newcomers on starting a business in New Zealand.

The session will include:

  • business mentoring services available in Wellington 
  • business information services available in Wellington
  • information about the practical issues of starting a business:
    • choosing a business structure
    • taking the first steps
    • compliance. 


  • James Sauaga from Business Mentors Wellington 
  • Marilyn Domney, a Business Information Specialist from Wellington City Council 
  • Eric Janse van Rensburg (MInistry of Business, Innovation & Employment - MBIE) 

Refreshments will be provided.

For more information:

  • call CAB Wellington Central office on (04) 472 2466, or
  • email
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