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.

Regional manufacturing strategy released

Our new regional manufacturing sector strategy is aimed at developing high value manufacturing. More›

Grow Wellington welcomes new trans-Tasman flights

Grow Wellington welcomes the new Jetstar service from Wellington to Australia announced today. More›

Seeking ICT businesses to join OZ talent search

Wellington businesses a being offered a free seat on board an upcoming campaign targeting ICT talent in Australia. More

Lower Hutt student wins Hackfest with firefighting robot

Steve Richardson took out the top prize in the first Summer of Tech mechatronics Hackfest. 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.



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