Kia uru kahikatea te tū - Strength in numbers

As Auckland’s economic and cultural agency, we stand together in solidarity to help Māori businesses grow and succeed. We can connect you to a range of organisations and agencies that provide business services and support, including government funding.

Māori business resources
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Māori Women’s Development Inc

Māori Women’s Development Inc supports wāhine Māori and their whānau in business, including micro-loans, business coaching and financial capability programmes.


Poutama provides business development services to Māori, including access to professional business advice, events and growth opportunities.


Amotai can connect your Māori or Pacific business with buyers committed to supplier diversity. Register your business for free to get connected.

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TupuToa supports organisations to recruit and onboard Māori and Pacific peoples through a range of initiatives including workshops, internships and cadetships.

Inland Revenue

The Inland Revenue website has a dedicated information section for Māori businesses, including those looking to set up or take their business further.

Te Taurapa Tūhono/ NZTE

Te Taurapa Tūhono services include strategic advice, access to networks and influencers, research and market intelligence, and targeted financial support to help businesses on their international journey.

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Whāriki is the largest Māori business network, bringing together our whānau of Māori business owners and Māori professionals working amongst some of the most exciting corporates in Aotearoa.

Te Puni Kōkiri Cadetships

Te Puni Kōkiri Cadetships programme supports employers to develop, mentor and train their permanent Māori staff at all career stages.

ACC – Accident Compensation Corporation

If you get injured in an accident, we're here to support you and your whānau until you can return to everyday life. Are you a Māori business owner who would like a dedicated Māori ACC Account Manager to assist with levy queries, claims management and to ensure you are accessing the best support for the injury cover you pay? 

More useful resources
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Local business stories

From IT to food and beverage, our Tātaki Auckland Unlimited business team has helped a variety of businesses transform their products and services, break into new markets and export to the world.

Top tips

Auckland business owners and experts share their top tips, from the importance of investing in your people to increasing online presence and collaborating with your industry.

Business toolkit

Browse our business toolkit for free tools and resources, ready for businesses to use right now. Resources cover topics ranging from marketing and business strategy to finance, HR and sustainability.