Join the organisation working
for southern business

Business South Inc members enjoy a variety of benefits including discounted rates for legal advice, assistance with health & safety, training and professional development services plus priority invitations to briefings and events, and access to member-only resources and information.

Employment and HR advice

Discounted rates for a range of employment law services including training, business coaching and advice at member-discounted rates.

Health & safety advice

Discounted rates for health and safety services spanning training, business coaching and advice.

Training and professional development

Significant discounts on all business training, professional development and business coaching.

Events, briefings and forums

Connect with other businesses in your area, hear some of New Zealand’s best speakers and keep abreast of the latest information and trends.

Employer information

Exclusive access to information on the members' section of our website including access to employer guides and salary and wage surveys.


Automatic membership of BusinessNZ, New Zealand’s most influential voice for business and employers.

Business Mentoring

Access to mentoring services for small and start-up businesses to support growth and innovation.

Venue and meeting facilities

Special member rates for hiring Business South Inc facilities.

Free magazine

Automatic subscription to Update magazine, the official Business South Inc magazine

Online networking

Network with business peers via our member-only LinkedIn Group and keep up-to- date through Facebook and our Inform e-newsletter

Member privacy

Business South Inc complies with the New Zealand Privacy Act 1993 when dealing with personal information. Our policy sets out how we will collect, use, disclose and protect your personal information.

View or download Business South Inc Privacy policy (PDF).

 Please note our policy does not limit or exclude any of your rights under the Act. For further information on the Act, visit

Please click here to view our Privacy Statement 


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