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Welcome to Business South

Connect.Navigate.Empower.

Business South is your Southern business association.

We champion the interests of Southern business, ensuring your voice is represented locally, regionally and nationally. We are proud to provide a wide range of services, support, training and networking opportunities for businesses of all sizes, at all stages of the business lifecycle.

Let's Make It Easy

of people are confident with their local council's leadership on economic development.

of businesses have used digital technology to increase their productivity over the last 2 years.

of businesses have dedicated in-house staff to carry out digital marketing for their business.

of businesses would consider taking on a young person or apprentice when they have a vacancy.

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The Grand Business South Awards 2022

The Grand Business South Awards celebrate the remarkable achievements of businesses in our region.

 

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Fair Pay Agreements

The Government has recently passed the Fair Pay Agreements legislation. The introduction of FPAs is one of the most significant changes to New Zealand’s employment relations system.

Who are you?

At Business South, we support a wide array of organisations, people and communities.

Who are you?

At Business South, we support a wide array of organisations, people and communities.

Part of a wider community

Stronger Together

When you join Business South, you also become part of an expansive national business network with expertise in all areas of business.

As a collective, our voices are amplified. We engage directly with decision-makers, meeting regularly with the Prime Minister, Government Ministers, MPs and other officials to champion your interests and to stay ahead of developments that affect business.

Waitaki Leadership Academy - Session 1 of 8

07 Feb 2023

This inspirational programme is the catalyst that ignites relationship building with like-minded ...

Dunedin Leadership Academy - Session 1 of 8

10 Feb 2023

This inspirational programme is the catalyst that ignites relationship building with like-minded ...

Facilitation Skills

14 Feb 2023

Facilitation is the effective management of meetings to keep them focussed and on track. If you'r...

Essential Project Management

16 Feb 2023

Project Management is an essential skill set in today’s environment. There is the expectati...

Not-For-Profit: Meeting Procedures

23 Feb 2023

Learn as an office bearer of any not-for-profit organisation, the skills for planning and deliver...

Dunedin BA5 co-hosted by Click Property Management & RenoMasters

23 Feb 2023

Click Property Management: Click Property Management started in January 2010 by Andrea & Andrew ...

Annual Dunedin Golf Tournament 2023

24 Feb 2023

Join us for the Annual Dunedin Golf Tournament for 2023 at the Balmacewen Golf Course. The popula...

Central Otago Leadership Academy - Session 1 of 4

08 May 2023

This inspirational programme is the catalyst that ignites relationship building with like-minded ...

Dunedin Leadership Intake Two - Session 1 of 8

12 May 2023

The Leadership Academy develops future Otago business leaders to be better equipped for lead...

PRINCE2 - Project Management Combined Foundation & Practitioner Course

15 May 2023

PRINCE2™ is a process-based method for effective project management, and will give you the ...

PRINCE2 - Project Management Foundation Course (Day 1 of 3)

15 May 2023

PRINCE2™ is a process-based method for effective project management, and will give you the ...

Dunedin BA5 - 25th May - With Gillions Funeral Services

25 May 2023

Gillions Funeral Services is celebrating its 60th year as a funeral service provider for the Dune...