External Links

Below is the list of external links of organisations providing information and help (Free + paid) for business, employers and self-employed individuals. These are all independent organisations, for more information on their services or pricing please contact the organisations directly.

Free Seminar and Workshops

IRD conducts a series of free seminars and workshops throughout the country which could be helpful for new business owners. Please click the below link to find the full details of seminar topics and locations.


Inland Revenue

- Register or log into your myIR account, to check the status of your tax accounts, make tax payments and much more. Visit the provided link to login to your myIR account or to create a myIR account for yourself or for your company.  https://myir.ird.govt.nz/eservices/home/_/#1

Companies Office

- all information regarding setting up and maintaining your company can be found here:


Employment Legislation

- For employers, information regarding Employment regulations and laws can be found here


Employ Sure

They provide advice, support and documentation that will assist you to comply with New Zealand’s Employment Relations Act. (Non-Government Organisation)

Employ Sure

ACC levy calculator

Get the estimate and breakdown of your ACC levies by clicking the link below.



Self-Employed, Sole traders, partnerships and trusts, every Kiwi business can get a New Zealand Business Number. Please click the link below to check your NZBN number or to apply for one.


TMNZ - Tax Pooling

If you struggle to pay your Income Tax and Provisional tax on time, tax pooling may be the answer for you. Check this link to get more information.