Connect your business

When you run a business in the Hutt Valley you'll be surrounded by passionate and innovative people


Local government

Local government is often the first port of call for any business enquiry relating to Council rules, regulations, and licensing. Local government collaborates with the Hutt's business sectors to improve local business success and boost the regional economy.


Central government

Central government offer national business support and information through various agencies




Local business groups, support and development

National business groups, support and development

  • The Regional Business Partner Network connects you to the right advice, people and resources
  • The Sustainable Business Network is a network that enables system change in the areas of climate, waste and nature
  • Business Mentors NZ aims to support new and developing business owners by connecting them with skilled business people
  • Business Central offers local support, training and events for enterprise and networking
  • NZ Business Owner Network has one purpose: Improving skills and knowledge of local business owners
  • Small Business NZ is a FREE resource to support and empower our small business members
  • NZ Tech's purpose is to connect, promote and advance tech ecosystems and to help the economy grow
  • Manaaki is an online community, empowering small business owners with  content, advice, networks, and opportunities
  • Māori Women's Development Incorporated is committed to help wāhine thrive and succeed in business
  • Pacific Business Trust aims to help build a successful future for Pacific businesses and communities
  • BNI enables your business to network and develop opportunities
  • Hiring Young People? Find information to help employers to employ young staff and for young people to transition from education into employment