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Infrastructure NZ welcomes establishment of infrastructure entity
Infrastructure NZ welcomes establishment of infrastructure entity
“Infrastructure Minister Shane Jones’ confirmation that the Government will establish an independent infrastructure entity – an i-body – is very positive news and warmly received by industry,”   Read More
Government’s Urban Growth Agenda Warrants Bi-Partisan Support
Government’s Urban Growth Agenda Warrants Bi-Partisan Support
Urban Development Minister Phil Twyford restated the Government’s commitment to addressing housing affordability and supply challenges via the five pillars of the Urban Growth   Read More
Are you a woman in cyber security, or interested in the field?
Are you a woman in cyber security, or interested in the field?
A Connect Smart & National Security Workforce Initiative   Read More
Rosedale Bus Station Update
Rosedale Bus Station Update
Here's a brief progress update with concept images   Read More
We need your views on 54 Parkway Drive
We need your views on 54 Parkway Drive
86 apartments (65 x 1-2 bed, 19 x 3 bed), commercial (office and retail) space which could accommodate around 170-225 people and a café   Read More
How small businesses can use tech to be more productive
How small businesses can use tech to be more productive
Technology offers huge opportunities for all businesses – not just the big ones. There are many ways you can use tech to help you work smarter, not harder.   Read More
Australia & New Zealand Delegation to Ireland
Australia & New Zealand Delegation to Ireland
You, or your nominee, are invited to join an exciting delegation to Ireland to assess emerging opportunities as follows:   Read More
Business North Harbour's response to NZ Herald Article (29.5.18) 'Goff's $26b 10-year budget' article
Business North Harbour's response to NZ Herald Article (29.5.18) 'Goff's $26b 10-year budget' article
Auckland Mayor confirms reduction of business share of rates   Read More
GDPR compliance in four steps
GDPR compliance in four steps
On 25 May 2018 when new EU privacy laws will coerce global businesses with links to the continent to comply with the General Data Protection Rules (GDPR).   Read More
GOVERNMENT MOVES ON GST WELCOMED BY RETAIL NZ
GOVERNMENT MOVES ON GST WELCOMED BY RETAIL NZ
Foreign websites selling into New Zealand will have to register for GST from 1 October next year   Read More
Released Today: Draft Auckland Council Development Contributions Policy 2018
Released Today: Draft Auckland Council Development Contributions Policy 2018
URGENT: HAVE YOUR SAY! The Development Contributions Policy sets out the capital expenditure to be funded by development contributions (DCs) and how much developers will pay.   Read More
R&D tax incentive by 2019
R&D tax incentive by 2019
The Government is introducing an R&D tax incentive to help more businesses to undertake a greater amount of R&D.   Read More
AUSSIE TAX OFFICE COMING FOR KIWI RETAILERS – TIME FOR NZ GOVT ACTION
AUSSIE TAX OFFICE COMING FOR KIWI RETAILERS – TIME FOR NZ GOVT ACTION
New rules mean New Zealand online retailers need to register for Australian GST from 1 July if they sell to Aussie consumers...   Read More
Net migration will fall to around 65,000
Net migration will fall to around 65,000
A new report from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) is predicting...   Read More
TIME FOR CHANGE ON SHOP TRADING HOURS LEGISLATION
TIME FOR CHANGE ON SHOP TRADING HOURS LEGISLATION
Retail NZ has written to the Minister for Workplace Relations asking for the Government to amend or repeal the Shop Trading Hours Act   Read More
Medium to long-term employment outlook: Looking ahead to 2026
Medium to long-term employment outlook: Looking ahead to 2026
47,000 more workers on average each year to 2026   Read More
Have your say: Auckland Council 10-year plan and budget for Auckland (2018-28)
Have your say: Auckland Council 10-year plan and budget for Auckland (2018-28)
The overall plan is released today, 28th February 2018.   Read More
Running Your Business Workshops
Running Your Business Workshops
ATEED is seeking your support to make businesses in your area aware of this opportunity designed to help them grow.   Read More
CPTPP text and National Interest Analysis released for public scrutiny
CPTPP text and National Interest Analysis released for public scrutiny
Minister for Trade and Export Growth David Parker has welcomed the release of the text of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).   Read More
Pay-as-you-earn tax, with help from your accounting software
Pay-as-you-earn tax, with help from your accounting software
From April 2018, small businesses, sole traders and contractors can choose a new pay-as-you-earn option   Read More
Laws that changed in 2017
Laws that changed in 2017
2017 was a big year for business-related law changes. Here’s a summary from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment   Read More
Celebrating our Gold Sponsor, Quay Travel's, success
Celebrating our Gold Sponsor, Quay Travel's, success
Quay Travel Invited to Become a Four Seasons Preferred Partner   Read More
Rosedale Busway Station
Rosedale Busway Station
The NZ Transport Agency and Auckland Transport (AT) are working together to develop plans for a new busway station in Rosedale to improve transport options in this busy area.   Read More
Parking changes planned for Albany
Parking changes planned for Albany
Parking changes are on the way for Albany and they’ll be timed to coincide with public transport upgrades.   Read More
P720 Feedback
P720 Feedback
The proposal was to introduce P720 (12 hours) parking restrictions, from Monday 8am to Friday 6pm, on Vega Place, Atlas Place, Ascension Place and Whetu Place.   Read More
Business After Five hosted with Massey University - 30 November 2017
Business After Five hosted with Massey University - 30 November 2017
This is the last NETWORKING event by Business North Harbour for 2017.   Read More
St John is running a AED Promotion from the 2nd October to 15th December 2017.
St John is running a AED Promotion from the 2nd October to 15th December 2017.
This is the St John HS1 AED ‘Office’ Unit; the price is usually $2,836.00 excl. gst. During this promotion the price is only $2,410.60 excl. gst.   Read More
Attention all Corinthian Drive owners/tenants and Albany locals
Attention all Corinthian Drive owners/tenants and Albany locals
Spencer Bridge update   Read More
Northern Corridor decision released
Northern Corridor decision released
Press release   Read More
Auckland Transport is seeking feedback
Auckland Transport is seeking feedback
Have your say on parking restrictions   Read More
Running Your Business Workshops
Running Your Business Workshops
Sign up for one or more workshops, designed especially for busy business owners. There are four workshops covering areas essential for business success:   Read More
Electric Vehicle's to use onramp special vehicle lanes
Electric Vehicle's to use onramp special vehicle lanes
The trial to let EVs use the 11 onramp special vehicle lanes has now been gazetted and passed into law.   Read More
Westpac Award Finalists 2017 - North
Westpac Award Finalists 2017 - North
Congratulations to all the finalists! View the full list.   Read More
Small Business: The people behind the Good Green Stuff
Small Business: The people behind the Good Green Stuff
Geoff Ashenden, New Zealand director of supplement firm Nuzest, is one of the brains behind popular health powder the Good Green Stuff.   Read More
North Shore’s new medical centre designed to be ‘unmedical’
North Shore’s new medical centre designed to be ‘unmedical’
Fifteen years ago North Shore GP  Peter Boot bought a piece of land in Albany and dreamed of building a state-of-the art medical centre that smelled more of coffee and fresh baking than medical chemicals. After years of research, observation and planning, that dream came to fruition... Read More
Auckland Mayor, Phil Goff presents to our members
Auckland Mayor, Phil Goff presents to our members
Phil Goff presented at a Business Lunch hosted by Business North Harbour, 31 August 2017.   Read More
Rosedale Road/Hugh Green Road/Apollo Drive roundabout metering
Rosedale Road/Hugh Green Road/Apollo Drive roundabout metering
Commencing August   Read More
Bike bright
Bike bright
With winter fast approaching, now is a good time to check that your lights are up to standard.   Read More
Westpac Business Auckland Awards
Westpac Business Auckland Awards
Delivered annually by Auckland Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED).   Read More
Paid parking in Albany - we need your feedback!
Paid parking in Albany - we need your feedback!
Auckland Transport are seeking feedback on a paid parking zone within Albany, between the hours of Mon-Fri 8am-6pm with a fixed rate of $1 per hour.   Read More
Auckland Transport is seeking feedback due 17th May 2017
Auckland Transport is seeking feedback due 17th May 2017
Topic: Roundabout Signal Metering on Rosedale Road and Apollo Drive, Rosedale   Read More
PM promises funding for Auckland - but the city has to decide what it wants
PM promises funding for Auckland - but the city has to decide what it wants
We hosted the Prime Minister on the 28th March, and this is what he had to say   Read More
Share your concerns directly with the Upper Habour Local Board
Share your concerns directly with the Upper Habour Local Board
Our members are able to voice their concerns directly to the Upper Harbour Local Board.   Read More
More bus and train services ahead of ‘March Madness’
More bus and train services ahead of ‘March Madness’
Auckland Transport (AT) is putting on more bus and train services to meet passenger demand during March.   Read More
Dare to change the world, Google encourages North Harbour businesses
Dare to change the world, Google encourages North Harbour businesses
Be audacious and make the world a better place, Google's Australasia spokesman encourages businesses. Business Breakfast hosted by Business North Harbour.   Read More
Northern Corridor Improvements proposal UPDATE
Northern Corridor Improvements proposal UPDATE
​NZTA’s application for notices of requirement and resource consents for the Northern Corridor Improvements proposal. Latest update   Read More
Important: Members please note
Important: Members please note
Contacts via the Business North Harbour Business Directory   Read More
New direction signs on Auckland motorways
New direction signs on Auckland motorways
In preparation for the opening of the Waterview Tunnel in April and the greater Western Ring Route.   Read More
NZ Website Company Client wins Best Website in the World Again!
NZ Website Company Client wins Best Website in the World Again!
NZ website company OneClick client ‘Colliers International Canada’, won 5 awards at the final of the International Property Awards held at London’s Savoy Hotel   Read More
Help us with our research and WIN a $100 Westfield voucher!
Help us with our research and WIN a $100 Westfield voucher!
North Harbour as a business district has become a location of choice for over 28,000 employees and over 2,500 businesses.   Read More