Council's Economic Development Unit is a conduit to information, resources and advice for Horowhenua businesses. We foster projects and initiatives which are employment rich. As well as this, we promote the interests of business to local, regional, national and international agencies and organisations.

Our services range from one-on-one client profiles to facilitating access to the area and to other forms of assistance. We make every endeavour to develop, attract, maintain and encourage sustainable well being and business prosperity in the Horowhenua region.

In short, HDC staff are here to support you to Start, Grow, Develop and Invest in Business in Horowhenua. 

There has never been a better time to do business in Horowhenua!

Our Economic Development Growth Response Team serve to attract , support and enable economic and business prosperity in the region.  If you are considering a move to the District please do not hesitate to get in touch with the Growth Response Team on