Business Support

Business Support

The South Taranaki District Council in partnership with Venture Taranaki offers a confidential Business Support Service. If you are thinking of starting your own business or if want to engage with a business mentor, access part-funding for training and development or growth through research and development, we can help you. We can provide:

Confidential business advice for new and emerging businesses

Business Mentor Programme

Free Business Start Up Clinics

Support to access research and development grants

Business coaching and training seminars

To find out more about how we can help, contact:

Jane Moffitt, Business Advisor, Venture Taranakion 0274 544 597, email

 Claire Symes, STDC Economic Development Manager, on (06) 278 0555 or toll free on 0800 111 323, email

Check out the Venture Taranaki website for further information