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

Taranaki food companies make final cut

Idea Summit Taranaki 2018 finds winning business idea

Well done to all finalists and a huge congratulations to Letitia and James from Yonder, who won the top prize.

Business events

Hazard Identification and Management
Wed 17 Oct - Thu 28 Mar
17/10/2018 9:00:00 a.m. 28/03/2019 9:00:00 a.m.

Hazard Identification and Management

Health and Safety Extended
Thu 18 Oct - Thu 28 Mar
18/10/2018 9:00:00 a.m. 28/03/2019 9:00:00 a.m.

26 Manadon Street, New Plymouth

Health and Safety Extended

Incident Investigation
Fri 19 Oct - Fri 29 Mar
19/10/2018 9:00:00 a.m. 29/03/2019 9:00:00 a.m.

26 Manadon Street, New Plymouth

Incident Investigation

Hui Whiringa-ā-nuku 2018
Thu 25 Oct, 5:30 p.m.
25/10/2018 5:30:00 p.m. 25/10/2018 7:30:00 p.m.

Govett Quilliam, 1 Dawson Street, New Plymouth

Hui Whiringa-ā-nuku 2018


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.