Our city offers excellent support to local businesses, with Vision Manawatū and the Manawatū Chamber of Commerce working together to support and develop local businesses.
Vision Manawatū, our regional economic development agency, has expertise in business development and well established networks and provides:
Advice - with business planning and other business development needs
Training - Vision Manawatū is the leading provider of Government-funded training courses to businesses like yours. Many businesses are speeding ahead of their competition after graduation from Vision's highly successful Acceleration programmes.
Mentoring - Manawatū businesses are increasingly benefiting from the expertise of business mentors who are highly successful individuals in their own right.
Connect with the team to find out how Vision can assist you further by visiting the Vision Manawatū website
You can subscribe to Vision Manawatū's quarterly e-newsletter to keep up-to-date with news, success stories and what's happening in the region's business sectors.
Manawatū Chamber of Commerce
The Manawatū Chamber of Commerce acts to represent regional business interests at the local and central government level.
Connect: Manawatū Chamber of Commerce
Palmerston North Neighbourhood Support Business Database
This initiative helps businesses stay up to date with security and crime issues.It enables businesses to get help quickly in an emergency as Police will use this as a contact database. It also provides useful information to businesses about crime prevention and other issues that might require their vigilance.