NZTE Business Capability Vouchers

13 December 2017

The Otago Southland Employers' Association (OSEA) is registered to accept New Zealand Trade and Enterprise (NZTE) Business Capability Vouchers.

The NZTE Capability Voucher co-funding helps enterprises to access business training and coaching services, by providing them with up to a 50% subsidy towards the service cost (capped at $5,000 per annum to 30 June).

NZTE Business Capability Vouchers are available through the Regional Business Partner (RBP) Network. Regional Business Partners will assess local enterprises to determine what their needs are, and assist them with a plan to help them develop, grow and innovate.

What can vouchers be used for?

Vouchers can be used in the following subject areas

•  Business Planning

•  Business Systems

•  Business Sustainability

•  Capital Raising

•  Export

•  Finance

•  Governance

•  Lean Manufacturing/Business Operations

•  Managing Resources, and

•  Marketing.

Do I qualify for funding?

To access co-funding enterprises must meet the following criteria

•  Have undergone an assessment with a Regional Partner

•  Have fewer than 50 full time equivalent employees

•  Are registered for GST in New Zealand

•  Are operating in a commercial environment; and

•  Are a privately owned businesses, or are a Maori Trust or incorporation under the Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993 or similar organisation managing Maori assets under multiple ownership.

For further information or to find your local Regional Business Partner (Growth Advisor) please visit