New Zealand Trade & Enterprise (NZTE) Capability Development Vouchers are available through Enterprise North Canterbury, the local Regional Business Partner. These vouchers can be used to help you access services that build your management capabilities, which in turn may accelerate the growth of your business. 

Capability Development Voucher Criteria

To be eligible for the vouchers your business needs to:

You must be assessed by Enterprise North Canterbury before vouchers can be issued. To make an appointment, email our Business Growth Advisor, Guy Graham.


Capability Development Vouchers Q&A

The Capability Voucher Scheme, which is aimed at business owners and senior managers across New Zealand, is funded up to 50% by NZTE.

How do I access this?

As a business owner or senior manager you should initially contact Enterprise North Canterbury's Business Support, and they will arrange to meet with you and your senior managers. The results of the assessment will highlight the strengths you have in your business and enable any potential weaknesses to be identified. This service is free to businesses in North Canterbury.

What if there are training needs identified?

ENC will be able to provide your business with a Capability Voucher which can be redeemed with the specified accredited training providers or business coaches both in the Canterbury region and nationwide for training and coaching in areas such as:

How much am I entitled to?

Each voucher is worth a maximum of 50% of the cost of a training course and each business is entitled to a maximum of $5000 (ex GST) of vouchers to be spent on the identified training needs of management within the business per year. 

Who are the accredited training providers?

To select an Accredited Training Provider with NZTE search The Market Place.

To discuss this funding opportunity further with the Business Support team at ENC please email us or phone 03 327 3135.