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Your Next Business Destination

Sometimes business needs to spread its wings. Not just for its success, but for you.  

Ōtautahi Christchurch is a city of innovation and opportunity that comes with a life of balance - it's a two for one deal.

Make the move to Aotearoa’s newest city and watch your business grow.




Your Gateway To Growth

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Move Your Business To Christchurch

Download a complimentary, comprehensive report on why moving your business to Christchurch is a smart move. You’ll get:

• Insights on Christchurch’s economy and labour market
• Information on the quality, newly built infrastructure
• Information on future developments planned for the city
• Local businesses leaders’ thoughts on what makes Christchurch different

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Coupled with a talent pipeline fed by four tertiaries, resilient infrastructure, and international connectivity, this city is the obvious place to be.

Consider this our invitation to start your journey to growth here in Ōtautahi Christchurch.

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Cost Of Doing Business

A major advantage that Ōtautahi Christchurch holds over other major urban areas in New Zealand is a lower operational cost of doing business.

From relatively affordable commercial space to lower employee costs, the cost of entry is lower for new businesses wanting to establish themselves, especially during the start-up phase. This city is primed for businesses to take advantage.

Cost of Doing Business
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Christchurch Economy

Ōtautahi Christchurch is one of the most economically resilient and fastest growing areas in New Zealand. We’ve learnt a fair bit about overcoming challenges beyond our control, and our established economic diversity has created a strong level of resilience and a focus on future economic growth.

Christchurch Economy
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Business Clusters

Ōtautahi Christchurch is a test bed city, where existing strengths in tech and manufacturing make for rapid prototyping and innovation.

The city has a focus on our Clusters, areas of regional strength and global opportunity, including aerospace and future transport, hi-tech services, health tech and resilient communities, and food, fibre and agritech.

Our Business Clusters

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