Capability Development Vouchers

Your business may qualify for Capability Development Vouchers to help pay for 50% of services like training workshops, courses and coaching. Vouchers are available through the Central Economic Development Agency  To qualify, your business should:

  • Have fewer than 50 full time employees
  • Be operating in a commercial environment
  • Be registered for GST in New Zealand
  • Be privately owned, or a Maori Trust or incorporation under the Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993 or similar organisation managing Maori assets under multiple ownership
  • Demonstrate a desire to innovate and grow
  • Have undergone a capability assessment with a Regional Business Partner ( Central Economic Development Agency) .

Capability Development Vouchers may be used to help pay for services (up to a maximum annual value of $5000 excluding GST) from approved providers that deliver management capabilities in the following areas:

  • Business planning
  • Marketing strategies
  • Finance
  • Business systems
  • Managing resources
  • Governance
  • Sustainability
  • Lean manufacturing and business operations
  • Exporting

For more information about Capability Development Vouchers, please contact EconomicDevelopment@horowhenua.govt.nz