1 April 2020

Cyber Security Advice During COVID-19


31 March 2020

Impact of business rental costs needs fine-tuning in the Government’s support package

Inland Revenue guidance for businesses and tax agents


26 March 2020

COVID-19 Coronavirus and the power of 'we'


24 March 2020 

Further Government Support Announced

Coronavirus: Auckland's Chamber scrambles to support business owners in turmoil

List of Essential Services


23 March 2020

PM Jacinda Ardern and Finance Minister Grant Robertson COVID-19 Update


21 March 2020

PM Jacinda Arden COVID-19 Update


17 March 2020

This afternoon, the Government has stepped up and indicated their willingness to work with those businesses who are affected by COVID-19.

You can now seek assistance in way of a wage subsidy or leave payment. Find out more HERE


9 March 2020

The recent outbreak of COVID-19, or more commonly referred to as coronavirus, has hit some businesses hard and could have a long-term negative impact on their wellbeing.

The Government has a number of their agencies who may be able to assist business and we appreciate that if you are having difficulty you may not know which Government department you should contact for support.

Talk to us and we will offer advice as to who may be best to support you. The support you need may include:

  • Cash flow support (perhaps bank assistance)
  • Tax relief
  • Managing employee numbers (full time to part)
  • Employee assistance
  • Exporter support
  • Tourism operator assistance
  • Other

We have relationships with Government and can assist you to get the help that you may require for your business. So please don’t hesitate to register your interest with us, by completing the form above or by contacting us below.








The Chamber is operating but at reduced hours from 10am - 3pm.
We are here to assist you, COVID-19 related or otherwise.


Wage Subsidy Assistance

Find out more HERE

  • Employers apply HERE
  • Self-employed workers apply HERE
  • Large companies with 100 employees or more, apply HERE

Watch this video HERE from the Chamber

If you have further questions on the application process or have been rejected in your application, you can contact us for advice on 0800 543 543


General Business Assistance

Our regular assistance line 0800 CHAMBER (0800 242 6237) is available for all queries.


Export Documentation Service

  • Auckland Business Chamber electronic certifying service and exporter support advisory services: business as usual
  • Wet-stamped service reduced hours for courier pick-up and delivery until further notice: 10am - 3pm
  • For queries, email documents@chamber.co.nz or phone 09 309 6100

These resources will assist in accessing information and support you while navigating this challenge.

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