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  • Connect your business

    Watch videos to find out how to use the NZBN to connect and transform your business. Our free services can save you time and money, increase accuracy, reduce manual work and help you stay up-to-date.

    Watch and see – maximising your NZBN

  • Get an NZBN

    The NZBN is available for all Kiwi businesses. Whether you’re a big national company or a self-employed person, if you’re in business now’s the time to get your NZBN. Get started now – it’s free.

    Find out how to get an NZBN

  • Using the NZBN

    See how the NZBN can save your business time and money. Learn about our free services, watch videos and read case studies to see how other businesses and government agencies are using the NZBN, and find out how to get ready for e-Invoicing.

    Find out how an NZBN can work for you

News and updates

  • New Zealand Government Procurement

    One week to plan and less than two weeks to build and deploy – that was the experience of MBIE’s New Zealand Government Procurement (NZGP) when integrating the New Zealand Business Number (NZBN) with its Client Relationship Management (CRM) tool.

  • General

    Learn how four real life Kiwi businesses are using the New Zealand Business Number (NZBN) to make doing business faster and easier which is saving them time and money.

Blog

  • “Never stop learning” says Sophia Cooper, when sharing insights she’s gained as owner of Wellington hair salon COOP. Regardless of the size or type of another person’s business, you can learn something from them. That, plus a business plan, are part of her recipe for success as she grows her business.

  • When Shay Lawrence travelled the world, she saw how polluted some of the most isolated places around the globe had become as a result of unconscious consumption. As a result, she set up CaliWoods to excite people about living a more sustainable life that will have less impact on the environment.

  • Vincent Egan and Madison Henry, Founders of Maui Studios started out as two design interns with nothing to lose. They soon realised that their first professional environments lacked the right mauri, or life force so in 2014 they went solo.

  • Nick Von Klarwill set up his successful self-titled jewellery brand Nick Von K after a company he was making jewellery for went under. At that point he decided to take his craft into his own hands.