Who we are, what we do


Business Wairarapa’s focus is on being a major contributor to economic development in Wairarapa by encouraging and supporting business growth through the principles of linking, collaboration, and influence.


As an inclusive, region-wide Chamber of Commerce, Business Wairarapa acts as a conduit for Business Development, Advocacy, and Training between central and local government agencies, to the benefit of all member businesses within the sub-regions of Wairarapa.

Business Wairarapa is a stakeholder in the Wairarapa Economic Development strategy and through firm relationships with local and central agencies is able to provide high calibre training opportunities, channels for advocacy and input into national business data for all member businesses.

Business Wairarapa is one of the 30 chambers that make up the New Zealand Chambers of Commerce and Industry (NZCCI), whose network represents over 20,000 businesses around the country.