Healthy, wealthy communities, economy and country through entrepreneurship.

Startup NZ is a three part initiative to help educate, connect and celebrate Kiwi entrepreneurs and the organisations who make up our startup and innovation ecosystem.

With the help of our supporters these services underpin our broader social impact mission of helping young New Zealanders learn about entrepreneurship through annual scholarships for our Startup NZ Entrepreneurs Programme.

Online Course

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Like to start a business but not sure what’s involved? Learn about entrepreneurship from the comfort of home with our fun, inspiring and practical online programme.

Ecosystem Guide

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Got a business idea but don’t know who can help? Want to meet like-minded innovators in your area? Looking for investment? Find out “who’s who” in our free guide to the NZ Startup Ecosystem.

Online Showcase

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Join us and our ecosystem partners online this November, as we celebrate and review the year in innovation and entrepreneurship from across New Zealand in our innovation showcase.

Startup NZ supporters

Thanks to our awesome supporters. Learn about their services for startups below.