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Business Friendly

Hauraki District Council is a business friendly Council. If you would like to discuss a new business idea please contact our Economic Development Manager

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Business friendly Council

Hauraki District Council is a business friendly Council. If you would like to discuss a new business idea please contact our Economic Development Officer, David Fielden, on 07 862 5096 or 021 921 914.  
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Hauraki Lifestyle

Hauraki has much to offer families. With a lower cost of living and excellent climate, families can enjoy a variety of outdoor activities including fishing, hunting, tramping, Cycling on the new Hauraki Rail Trail and sports. Our schools are of an excellent standard. Also, we don't have traffic jams! 
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Hauraki Rail Trail - Business Opportunities

The Hauraki Rail Trail is accessible from Paeroa, Waihi, Waikino, Te Aroha and Thames with trails ranging from 14km to 33km, taking in scenic views and attractions throughout the area.  
See how to get on board with your business.

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The Hauraki District Council is keen to work with businesses that have exporting potential and can see the benefits of establishing themselves in our district.

Find out more about Starting a Business in Hauraki

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Ultrafast Broadband is coming to the three main Hauraki towns. The Council submitted an application to the Government in 2015 vying with other councils for a share of $300 million allocated to extending ultrafast broadband to more businesses and homes.
See more about Hauraki Ultra Fast Broadband 

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An introduction to some of the well known and successful businesses in the Hauraki District. 

Read about local businesses in 'Down to Business'

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The Hauraki District Council has taken the initiative to grow the District. 
We have an Economic Development Manager and Economic Development Officer dedicated to assist.
View contact details for the Economic Development Manager

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Key opportunities for business growth are in Hospitality - accommodation/restaurants, Retail - in particular clothing, Aged Care, Dairy and Transport.
View Opportunities in Hauraki  


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The cost of land in Hauraki is significantly lower than the major cities.

View Real Estate in Hauraki 

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Media Room

For stories about the Hauraki District, local businesses and business opportunities.

Go to the Media Room

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District Plan

The District Plan is the primary document for the management of the effects of land use and development within the Hauraki District.

View the District Plan


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Maps Online

This free map (GIS) application is used to deploy the council's spatial data.

Launch our online Web Maps Application

Hauraki District Economic & Community Profiles:

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