Since 1917, the British New Zealand Business Association has been developing and promoting bilateral business associations, trade, investment and goodwill between the United Kingdom and New Zealand.

Learn more about us here

“The British New Zealand Business Association has great convening power.  It brings together British and New Zealand companies to strengthen existing links and forge new ones, helping to boost our two way trade and investment, and pave the way for an even stronger trading relationship in the future”

Laura Clarke, British High Commissioner to New Zealand


The BNZBA is proud to be a







Membership is open to persons, firms, companies or organisations carrying on business in or with New Zealand or who, supporting our objectives, have an interest in bilateral trade, investment and/or business between New Zealand and Britain.

Join here

  • Unique opportunity to regularly network with other business people with an interest in the UK/New Zealand business relationship
  • Member rates to all events for you and your guests
  • Invitation to exclusive member-only events
  • Opportunities to attend at discounted rates events held by partner organisations
  • Provide content for and advertise in the Association's bi-monthly Newsletter
  • Promote your business on the BNZBA website and social media pages (Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter)
  • Access to the British Chambers of Commerce network
  • Introduction to UK Department for International Trade and other relevant government related organisations
  • Priority opportunity for your CEO/Business Leader to speak at a BNZBA event
  • Priority event sponsorship opportunities
  • Priority table placement at major events

Upcoming events

Brexit done - what next?

Hear our panel of government and trade specialists provide their thoughts on the outlook for the UK and New Zealand as the UK enters the Transition period to leave the EU. Tuesday 4th February from 7.30 a.m. More details here


Recent News

BNZBA launches first UK Internship Award

The BNZBA is delighted to have helped create a life changing opportunity for one AUT graduate through a UK internship with Babcock in the UK. Read more here. 


BNZBA launches Branch in Christchurch

The BNZBA were delighted to launch a branch in Christchurch to promote the UK/New Zealand business relationship in the local business community. The branch holds regular events throughout the year to bring and for more information email


Use BNZBA partner to get the most competitive Foreign Exchange rates offers BNZBA members the most competitive foreign exchange rates 24/7, providing a level of service that the banks cannot match. You can find out more about their services here.


BNZBA launches Young Professionals Initiative

The BNZBA is delighted to start this group which is aimed at those who have an interest in the future of the UK/NZ business relationship and are under 35 years old. If you want to find out more about this group and future events then email us here.




BNZBA appreciates the contributions and support of its Gold sponsor:

and its partner organisations:




Become a Sponsor

The BNZBA offers two types of sponsorship - Corporate Sponsorship and Event Partnership.

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