Business Recovery & Support
The Hurunui District Council is committed to the economic growth of our region and welcomes new business initiatives and commercial developments. We work closely with Enterprise North Canterbury to support our business community, whether it’s a new or established business.
The Hurunui District Council provides a number of services to business - from food, alcohol and health certification and licensing, to building consents, resource consents, water, waste disposal and waste water.
Business Snapshot: There were 2,502 businesses in the Hurunui District in 2019. 1,794 of those businesses are very small, with zero employees; the remaining 708 businesses collectively employ 5,200 employees.
Here to help is:
Chris King - Business Recovery Advisor
Phone: 03 314 8816 / 027 808 7006
Joni Howe - Business Recovery Coordinator
Phone: 03 314 8816 / 027 808 9170
Enterprise North Canterbury
Economic Development Agency for the North Canterbury
Websites for listing jobs, business support or business information
Mayors Taskforce for Jobs
A collective of NZ Mayors striving towards zero youth unemployment
Council Plans & Other Helpful Resources
Handy council documents