In business, everything eventually comes down to money. No matter what your objectives and plans, if you do not have robust money-management systems, good cashflow and considered financial plans then your business will not do as well as it could.

We've created this page to offer our tips, resources, services and training options that may assist you with improving your knowledge and management of your business finances.

Where to Start

Cashflow problems and mismanaged finances are the biggest causes of business failure but there are simple steps you can take to minimise risks and maximise profit.

These include planning, cashflow management, informed decision making and knowing when to call in the pros.

Free Financial Resources

If you know of other free financial resources that would be useful to North Canterbury businesses please send us the link for our consideration.

Local Financial Services

If you are looking for local financial services we encourage you to view our list of Business Service Partners. These are businesses that have partnered with Enterprise North Canterbury and offer specific finance-related services for businesses in North Canterbury.

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BDO is a full-service accounting, audit, tax and advisory firm. BDO is part of a network of international member firms, with 11 independently owned accounting practices in New Zealand. 

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North Canterbury Business Services

North Canterbury Business Services Ltd is aimed at providing the local help and support you need to succeed; letting you focus on what you do best, supporting your customers with products and services that are your expertise.

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BNZ Bank

The BNZ has a wide range of support for business whether you are large or small. We have property specialists, small business managers, acquisition managers, commercial managers, agri managers, international specialists and many more specialists to help your business.

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Campus Connect in Rangiora is a satellite campus of Ara offering a range of courses that you can study close to home. 

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Business Solutions

More Profit. Less Problems.
If you are frustrated that you are not getting the results you know you are capable of, or are finding that your business is taking more from you than it should in time, stress or finances - then Business Solutions can help.

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To find out about becoming a Business Service Partner please view our Business Services Partners page or contact Miles Dalton.


Financial Training

Enterprise North Canterbury provides a basic range of financial and strategic training and also has connections with other local and national training providers as well as one-on-one business coaches.

Your business may also be eligible to subsidy vouchers through New Zealand Trade and Enterprise which may reduce the cost to you of training or coaching by up to 50%. Our NZTE vouchers page outlines the criteria, and our Business Development Manager can assess how much assistance you are eligible for.

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If you would like to be informed of upcoming courses by email please join our mailing list.

Other Local Finance Services

If you offer a North Canterbury based financial service and would like to be considered for the above list, please contact us.