At Venture Taranaki, we understand it can be daunting to start up a new business so we are there for all those taking the plunge.


Venture Taranaki works with many businesses from all sectors, of all sizes, and at all stages of development.


Whatever your innovation challenge, a Venture Taranaki Business Advisor can point you in the right direction.

Business news

AgMARDT and BPA Funding Rounds Open Now

Tech Week is coming to Taranaki

Techweek’18 is fast approaching, so if you are thinking of putting on, participating in, or sponsoring an event then we want to hear from you now!

Business events

BDO Business Incubator
Thu 15 Feb - Wed 11 Apr
15/02/2018 12:00:00 p.m. 11/04/2018 2:00:00 p.m.

10 Young Street, New Plymouth

BDO Business Incubator

Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade: 2018 Outreach
Mon 26 Feb, 12:00 p.m.
26/02/2018 12:00:00 p.m. 26/02/2018 2:00:00 p.m.

Bryan Robb Lounge, TSB Showplace, Devon Street West, New Plymouth

Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade: 2018 Outreach

Get Digital Marketing Accelerator Programme
Thu 01 Mar - Thu 10 May
1/03/2018 9:00:00 a.m. 10/05/2018 1:00:00 p.m.

Chamber House, 42 Egmont Street New Plymouth

Get Digital Marketing Accelerator Programme

IRD Introduction to Business FREE
Tue 06 Mar, 9:30 a.m.
6/03/2018 9:30:00 a.m. 6/03/2018 12:00:00 p.m.

54 Gill Street, New Plymouth

IRD Introduction to Business FREE


Taranaki Trends

Taranaki Trends is a six-monthly collection of recent facts and figures about the region and its performance, produced by Venture Taranaki to help inform business decisions.

Taranaki Business Survey

Venture Taranaki has been conducting the Taranaki Business Survey since last century, providing a long-running snapshot of business confidence in the region.