The work we're doing to develop the region

2019 Business Survey now open

Your feedback shapes our business services and how we advocate for Southland business at a local and national level.

Regional Tourism

Promoting Southland to the world and helping to manage the whole visitor experience

Learn more

Regional Business Partner Network

Through the Regional Business Partner Network, we can help your business to grow, innovate and make big things happen

Learn more

Southland Youth Futures

We’re building employment pathways for youth across the Southland region

Learn more

Welcoming Communities

An inclusive initiative designed to embrace diversity and welcome newcomers to Southland

Learn more

Skills Placement Programme

Connecting newcomers to Southland with employment opportunities

Learn more


Supporting the delivery of events across the Southland region

Learn more

Southland Oats

High-value, commercial industry based upon Southland oats

Learn more

Satellite Ground Station Services

Southern hemisphere ground segment support for space agencies and satellite operators

Learn more

Carbon Neutral Advantage

Driving the development of Southland’s low-emission future

Learn more

Awarua Satellite Ground Station image courtesy of Dave Allen, NIWA

Let's be GREAT together

Sign-up to our mailing list and stay updated with our work in Business, Tourism, Sustainability and Events.