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Invest in New Zealand


New Zealand has a stable economic base

New Zealand is a country with many advantages for investors. New Zealand has a stable economic base that is well set up for long term international competitiveness. New Zealand has one of the world’s most efficient, competition-friendly economies. The New Zealand Government continues to provide an economic setting that enables international investors to set up or join forces with New Zealand based companies.


New Zealand is a country well placed geographically

New Zealand is also a country well placed geographically to take advantage of increasing trade with Asia and other Pacific Rim countries. New Zealand’s close trade and legal relationship with Australia gives businesses operating from New Zealand free access to a population of 24 million. This free trade relationship along with co-operation agreements with Singapore and Thailand, not to mention the free trade agreement with the People’s Republic of China, have significantly increased the size of the New Zealand consumer market.


New Zealand has a very fast and efficient business start-up regime

To establish a company, obtain the appropriate IRD registrations and commence business can all be done in a very short time and the procedures are considered to be some of the simplest and most straight forward of all the OECD nations. There are also very few restrictions placed on businesses operating in New Zealand with a freedom of choice in regard to the nature of the business, its size and location.


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