Recognising and celebrating the brilliance of Southland business

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St John Mental Health First Aid Course
Redesigning work so people can thrive, with the Business Leaders’ H&S Forum
Hear from the experts – Callaghan Innovation
Social Media Tips and Tricks
Introduction to Computing
Introduction to Barista Skills
Digital Skills – going forward
Digital Marketing Strategy
Computing Refresher Programme
Off the Clock Drinks – August
Bus Tour to Niagara Sawmilling
2021 Payroll Conference
Southland Football – brings NANOGIRL to Southland
Using Body Language as a De-escalation Technique – NEW
Thought leadership from the agricultural sector
Kick it Womens Festival – Great Leaders inspire you to take action
Legacy Leadership
Regional Cruise Workshop
The Beer Game Supply Chain Simulation
Intellectual Property Management – What you need to know
Breakfast with Hon Judith Collins
Thought Leadership Panel Discussion
Workplace Law Update
“Get Dotted” – Amy Scott
Tradie Owner Social Hour
The Aeroplane Game
Raising $2 Million in 10 Minutes
Stewart Island: Got a Good Idea?
Using Body Language as a De-escalation Technique – NEW
Using Body Language as a De-escalation Technique – NEW
Fiordland Business Catch-Up
Performance Management – NEW
Men’s Muster – Te Anau
Director Dialogue: It’s called awareness, not being woke
2021 Women’s Enviro Series
BA5 – Hawthorndale Care Village
Southland Business Excellence Awards Launch
Off the Clock Drinks – July
St John Mental Health First Aid Course – FULLY BOOKED
Southland Health, Safety & Wellbeing Expo
Lion Foundation Young Enterprise Business Pitches – Central Otago
The Road Ahead: Transporting New Zealand Conference
Carbon in Business – Introductory workshop
Business After 5 EXPO
Southland Health and Safety Forum
Raising Capital for Growth Game Plan
China Digital Speakers Series 2021
Time & Self Management
Wellbeing Webinar – Decoding Emotions in Body Language – FULLY BOOKED
Emerging Opportunities
Pronoun Lowdown
7 Ways to Grow Your Business
Decoding emotions in face and head body language
Popcorn Pitch
Prove It: Food + Fibre
Wellbeing Webinar – How to Create A Positive Work Environment
Wellbeing Webinar – The Power of Mornings
Lion Foundation Young Enterprise Business Pitches
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Connecting the Southland business community

We will inform, entertain, and inspire you!

A rich history of business leadership and advocacy combined with the power of people, the Chamber continues to foster a dynamic economy, deliver value to members, and make Southland the greatest region to live and work. 

We’re here to inspire and influence business, and promote, support and encourage sustainable, profitable business growth. Whether you’re a large established organisation or a small developing business, the Chamber is known among its members for it’s ability to work alongside businesses, create opportunities and innovative solutions, and speak loudly for Southland business.

Why Become a Member

We will inform, entertain, and inspire you! 

The Chamber offers extensive benefits and opportunities for members at every level. Whether you are joining for networking, professional development, marketing opportunities, to reduce costs or business advocacy, your membership affords you with access to high-quality programmes, events, and officials that will help you achieve your business goals.

LATEST NEWS

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Workplace Injury Prevention Subsidies
2021 Law Changes Round-Up
Z Business Partner
Visa extensions and visa conditions
Workforce attraction and retention issues have taken on a whole new complexion post-Covid.
He Tohu Maumaraha ki a – Suzanne Spencer Māori Business Awards 2021
Invercargill ‘Neat Places’ featured
Recognising and celebrating the brilliance of local business
Budget 2021

The Southland Business Chamber is delighted to announce that Nathan Benfell, Shakespeare House has been elected Chair of the inaugural Fiordland Business Association (FBA)…

If you’re in manufacturing or residential construction, you might be eligible for an ACC subsidy to help pay for health and safety advice from…

From sick leave updates to new investment property rules, below are this year's law changes all in one place including:  Sick leave changesMinimum wage…

Sign up for a Z Business Partner for Southland Chamber of Commerce fuel card and receive your choice of 250 Flybuys or 50 Airpoints…

The Government has announced extensions to Working Holiday visas and Supplementary Seasonal Employment (SSE) visas, and changes to Essential Skills visas, which may affect…

Chamber members are crying out for staff across all industries. Southland is competing with other regions for the same pool of people, and we…

On behalf of the Te Kupeka Umaka Māori ki Araiteuru Business Network (KUMA), you are invited to take part in the Māori Business Awards…

Great South has commissioned the marketing platform Neat Places to create a pocket guide featuring Invercargill's 'neat places', with everything from eateries to unique stores…

Our Southland Business Excellence Awards are back and nominations are open!Before entries open in June, we want to hear about local businesses and organisations…

The Budget at a Glance is a high level summary of key initiatives funded in the Wellbeing Budget 2021, along with an overview of the Government's wellbeing approach…

WHAT OUR MEMBERS SAY

The Southland Chamber provides a network of like-minded businesses people who share passion in what they do.
Benji Baswi
Crunchy
We're really lucky to have the Southland Chamber for their advocacy and business support.
Warrick Low
Vet South
The Southland Chamber has provided us great resources and networking events which are invaluable for our business.
Michelle Findlater
GWD Toyota
The Chamber have supported us really well in connecting the airport to the business community in Southland.
Nigel Finnerty
Invercargill Airport
Locally the support is amazing. The ladies in the office are incredibility inclusive and they have opened their hearts, door and mind to me.
Christina McColgan
Careerforce

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT

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Jason Gorton Building Ltd
Shoe Clinic Invercargill
Cycling Southland
The Stem-ery
Living on Dee
Southland District Council
Gore District Council
Adaptive Health and Safety Ltd
Arran Motel Te Anau
Presbyterian Support Southland
Mediaworks Southland
Kensington Consulting
Amalgamated Builders Limited
Stewart Island Flights
Alpine Centre Cafe and Bar
McDonough Contracting
Fiordland National Park Lodge
Dunedin Community Care Trust
Front-Line Training Consultancy Ltd
Southland Copier Company
The Ranch Bar & Grill
Calvary Hospital Southland
Solve it and Escape
ILT Stadium Southland
Bill Sheddan Plumbing
Jubilee Budget Advisory Service
Invercargill Workingmen’s Club
Auld Farm Distillery
Nichola Anne Life Coach
WB & MM Hunter
Landpro Ltd
Cornerstone Music Enterprises
Kyber Health Care Ltd
Strawberry Sound
Peter Excell Building Ltd
FUJIFILM Business Innovation
Platfoot Consultancy Ltd
H & J Smith Ltd
Steve Oliver Financial Services
Barnardos
Southland Community Broadcasters Trust
W. E. Investments Ltd
J Fraser & Sons Ltd
Moody Chartered Accountants
Marshall Industries Ltd
WSP New Zealand Limited
Ralph Moir Limited
Bannerman Cruickshank Pryde
NZ Funds Private Wealth
Dwayne Carey Video Works
Gem Solutions Ltd
Active Southland
Roxanna Zamani
Simpsons Chartered Accountants
Miss Stage
MASSAV Productions
EZICAB
Clare Ngakai
Work and Income New Zealand
Document Designers
Dr Liz Craig – List MP for Invercargill
Nigel Moore – Property Brokers & Farmlands Proud
English Language Partners Southland
Blue River Dairy LP
AWS Legal
Te Anau Paper Plus
Clare House Retirement Village
Total Life
Rugby Southland
Bella Vista Motel Invercargill
Fiordland Jet
YMCA
Robbies NZ Pickles & Preserves
Lochiel Trailers and Engineering
BDO Invercargill
Wallacetown Motors 2012 Ltd
VetSouth Ltd
Primary ITO
O’Connor Richmond
Maxis Projects
Progressive Engineering Southland Ltd
Alliance Group Ltd
Hilton Haulage Limited Partnership
McCallums Group
AMTEC Electrical Ltd
The Fat Duck
Invercargill Accounting Ltd
Your Corps
Craigs Design & Print
Lakeside Service Centre
E H Ball & Son Ltd
Invercargill Airport Ltd
Agility Logistics
Invest South GP Ltd
Progress People Ltd
Kiwi Country
Back Country Foods Ltd
Blue Duck Early Learning Centre
D G Archer Construction
Lifetime Group Ltd
Chef on Call Invercargill
Event Bus Charters and Tours
Bowmont Wholesale Meats
The Batch Cafe Ltd
Macaulay Motors
Land and Water Science
Literacy Aotearoa Southern
Birchwood Manor Motels
Rabobank
St John Invercargill
Southland Multicultural Trust
Orange Sheep Creative.
Eagles Eagles & Redpath
Habitat for Humanity Invercargill
Fiordland Trips & Tramps Ltd
Need A Nerd
McCulloch Architects
Just Like You, Aotearoa
Southern Institute of Technology

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The purpose of the Fiordland Business Association is to connect, support and advocate for the Fiordland business community.

MPE is Southlands premier precision engineering company specialising in machining/milling/lathe work with our range of automated CNC and manual machines. We…

We provide funding to non profit community organisations throughout the south covering Southland, Queenstown, Glenorchy, Arrowtown, Tapanui and Heriot areas.

Copeland Ashcroft Law is an independent legal practice, providing specialist advice, representation and support across the full ambit of employment and…

With a national presence and some 60 plus years of history, we specialise in building solutions for the industrial, commercial and…

Your Corps is a social enterprise specialising in multiplayer video game events for children and teenagers, encouraging social engagement in order…

We transport people to nature by providing complete transport planning and water taxi services to the Milford Track, Kepler Track as…

We provide a wide range of specialist legal services to clients throughout Southland and Central Otago. Our ‘whole team’ approach ensures…

At EIS we're all about people. We provide a full range of engineering and electrical services to industrial sector businesses and…

Absolute Land Solutions is a land surveying and resource management planning consultancy specialising in subdivisions and land use consent applications.

FMG has its roots firmly planted in rural New Zealand, which is why you’ll find that we’re different when it comes…

40+ years experience in commercial, residential and industrial electrical contracting throughout the South Island.

Occ Health South are a team of Registered Nurses who specialise in occupational/workplace health. Services include pre-employment, post-employment, annual medicals, influenza…

GWD Motor Group is your one stop shop for all things automotive with; service, sales, parts and collision repair. We have…

We are not a suit and tie outfit. When we explain something to you, we want to ensure you understand. Accounting…

The Fat Duck is a gastropub located in beautiful Te Anau. We love our region and the people that live here.…

APM helps people maintain their health and employment through rehabilitation and support services across NZ. We will work you to develop…

A well respected general law firm serving local families and businesses for over 100 years. Commercial law, conveyancing, employment, family law,…

With offices in Invercargill, Gore and Queenstown, we can service wider NZ and international clients with ease. Our areas of expertise…

Southland's Local News outlet. What's On Invers - Live and local, what, where, where. 24/7

Sell Global is a full service eMarketplace agency. We help businesses identify and assess emarketplace opportunities and set them up to…

AML/CFT Consultancy business (Anti-Money Laundering & Combating Financing of Terrorism) Audit-Advisory-Training for FIs (financial institutions) & DNFBPs (designated non-financial services businesses/professions…

Ralph Moir Limited provides services in surveying, land development, wastewater system design, resource management and engineering.

Family Restaurant & Bar, located in Te Anau, Town Centre. Providing hearty meals, great hospitality and atmosphere. Operating for over 25…

Our team have over 90 years’ experience between them. We support their expertise by ensuring they have access to the latest…

Southland Farm Machinery is the agent for John Deere Farming and lifestyle equipment for Southland and Otago, as well as offering…

Catering & takeaway sandwich shop which offers homemade baking, fresh sandwiches, hot savoury foods, soups in the winter salads in the…

Architects services since 1921. Considered innovative design solutions and in depth technical expertise. Portfolio: Residential alterations, new houses to larger multi-unit…

Rayners is a Southland based heating ventilation and air conditioning company with a presence in Invercargill, Dunedin & Queenstown.

We are an intimate cafe, situated on Dee St just down from Farmers. A passionate team of hospitality craftspeople, we put…

Small-group, scenic and informative jet boat tours through Fiordland National Park.

Specialist palliative care to the people of Southland and helping them "live every moment".

Fiordland Lakeview is situated on the lakefront with spectacular views of the lake and mountains. We offer a selection of one…

Old fashioned, honest, original pickles and preserves.

SdE endeavours to enrich the lives of people with disabilities through employment by structuring our roles and responsibilities around the individual…

We are an outdoor supplies store, supplying all you need for the outdoor pursuits of hunting, fishing, camping and hiking. We…

Marketelements are a local digital marketing and social media marketing agency that understands and works with small businesses.

We have been helping Southlanders to see well since 1987. Whether it is a simple eye test for a driver licence…

Import and retail sporting goods and accessories throughout NZ.

We create homely interiors buyers will fall in love with, and help you sell your property quickly for the best price…

Prodigi is a Southland based IT services business, working with clients throughout NZ and beyond. We provide a range of services…

We operate a 14 unit Qualmark rated 5 Star property on the lakefront in Te Anau, along with a Farm and…

Providing all design, print, copy and merchandising solutions to our customers needs.

Windsor Physio have a team of highly qualified and experienced physiotherapists committed to providing you with the highest standard of treatment…

Our vision is to contribute to the elimination of sexual harm against women, children and men in society by offering support,…

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