Activate Tāmaki Makaurau | Government Grant to Support Auckland Businesses


About The Goverment Grant

Auckland businesses and companies are under extreme economic stress. On 22 October, the Government announced a $60 million package for Auckland businesses to fund access to business advice and implementation that advice.

For clarity, this is a grant, not a loan This package, dubbed Activate Tāmaki Makaurau, is in addition to various other Government programmes for New Zealand businesses i.e. the Resurgence Support Payment, wage subsidy scheme etc.

If you are an Auckland business, you may qualify for:

  • Up to $3000 credit for business advice and planning support
  • Up to $4000 for implementation of / for that advice
  • Credit for health and wellbeing support

  • To find out more, click here and we’ll be in touch to further advise you about Activate Tāmaki Makaurau. We’re happy to offer free of charge consults to help you become qualified for Activate Tāmaki Makaurau.


    Get You Business Online and Make it Digital

    If you are an Auckland business and qualify for Activate Tāmaki Makaurau, we can advise your business by undertaking:

  • A website audit
  • a complete an A-Z practical digital marketing strategy analysis
  • the analysis of your competitors' digital strategy and suggesting successful approaches that have worked
  • Short and long term keywords planning for your businesses online activities
  • Brand identity advice

  • For implementation, you can take full advantage of our digital products such as:

  • Website design
  • Graphic design support
  • Content creations for your online platforms
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Google Advertising
  • Facebook & Instagram advertising

    How Auckland Businesses Apply for Activate Tāmaki Makaurau

    Click on this link article for a step-by-step guide on applying for the grant or Activate Tāmaki Makaurau and learn how your business can qualify for the programme.

    The article has set out all you need to know about Activate Tāmaki Makaurau.

    Auckland businesses can apply for the grant through AucklandNZ.

    Only Verified Service Providers (companies) can work with qualifed Auckland Businesses

    If your business is qualified for Activate Tāmaki Makaurau, you can work with companies that the Regional Business Partners Network has verified, also known as verified service providers.


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