Tools and advice from across government to save you time and help make your business a success
A roadshow of 10 events for small business owners and managers will be held between March and June 2017, in both urban and provincial locations across New Zealand.
Use ONECheck to see if your company, domain name and trade mark are already in use — it only takes one search.
Get regular updates for small businesses from across government about new services, law changes and more.
Use this tool to create policies tailored to your workplace.
You’ll find tips to help you decide what to put in a policy — and what to leave out. There are also common mistakes employers make and ways to avoid them.
Use this tool if your business makes money by charging for someone's time — yours or an employee's.
It includes wages and overheads, and accounts for non-billable tasks like sales calls or staff meetings.
Don't let the name fool you. This template is useful any time you need a full and thorough business plan.
Customise it to suit — this could mean adding in extra sections, or cutting out ones that you don't need.
Tips, tools and visual guides to build and test your skills. These will help fine-tune your business — and make life easier and better for everyone.
Find out how to ID your assets, steer clear of risks, and use planning and stats to grow.
Tips and tools to help you hire staff with confidence, including visual guides, quizzes and a tool to build your own legally safe employment agreements.
Find out who to hire and when, how to interview and the costs of taking people on.