A region led by innovation, driven by technology and focused on exports.

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Whether you're looking to expand, export, develop new products or services, or wondering about available training and funding options, we have answers. Contact us to see how we can help

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Discover why Wellington is a world-class, cost effective location to do business. Contact our Business and Investment team for more information on how we can help.


There are a number of sectors in the Wellington region that have significant competitive advantages. At Grow Wellington our focus is on growing the scale of these sectors and accelerating the capability of the businesses in them.

Access top tech talent with Summer of Tech 2014

Employer registration is now open and Summer of Tech want to hear from businesses in the Wellington region. More›

ANZ Flying Start regional finalists announced

Congratulations to the Wellington businesses announced as regional finalists in the ANZ Flying Start Competition. More

Wellington software hailed as market leader in the US

Wellington company Matakina Technology has won a US tech award for its world-leading breast cancer imaging software.  More

Vampires unveiled in Vellington

Vampires, ghouls and the undead converged on the What We Do in the Shadows premiere last week. More >


About Us

Grow Wellington is the economic development agency working to accelerate economic growth in the Wellington region and make it more internationally competitive.


Our focus is on building business capability and growing sector scale along with attracting business, investment, talent and students to the region. We are the delivery agency for the Wellington Regional Strategy.


Boosting innovation, developing our workforce and working towards building strong ecosystems underpins all of Grow Wellington’s activities. We are targeted in our approach, working with businesses with the desire to export, innovate and grow.



Great article about the awesome #Wellington brewers and their wins at the NZ Brewers' Guild Awards! Check it out here http://t.co/yPpjv0WxBN
@GrowWelly, 02/09/2014
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