Join us for our next Drop-in clinic on Wednesday
04 Mar 2022

Join us for our next Drop-in clinic on Wednesday


In this newsletter:

  • New drop-in clinic Covid Support Payment Q&A - Wed 9 March

  • Recruiting Now Business Advisor Full-time (Auckland)

  • New fund for artists by Creative New Zealand

  • Watch the Moana Pasifika game tonight with free Sky Pass

  • Accounting and Tax - Part 1 Workshop

NEW drop-in clinic Covid Support Payment Q&A

As Omicron continues to take hold in Aotearoa we know our Pacific businesses are finding their operations and revenue significantly disrupted.

As an employer or business owner we invite you to join our drop-in clinic talanoa on the new Covid Support Payment and other support packages on offer that you may be eligible for including: support for people isolating, wage subsidies and products for businesses, hardship assistance.

Our Pacific team, with our MSD and IRD partners who will join us to give an overview on what’s available and how to apply, followed by open Q&A session.

When: 5.00pm, Wednesday 9 March 2022 Location: Zoom 

Register Here

Recruiting Now for Business Advisor (Full-time Auckland)

Bring your strategic thinking and business acumen to our organisation and contribute to the overall success of our Pacific businesses and entrepreneurs in New Zealand.

Combine your sound financial knowledge with customer relationship skills to deliver practical advice, assistance and pastoral care.

Our business advisors are an integral part of the team delivering PBT’s Programmes and Services to serve our Pacific business community. Applications close 21 March. Learn more here

New fund being offered by Creative New Zealand for artists

Individual artists and arts practitioners will be able to apply for funding to help build business skills that will make their creative careers more sustainable, through a new fund being offered by Creative New Zealand from 28 March. The Building Business Capability for Individual Practitioners Fund 2022 offers individual artists and arts practitioners grants of between $5,000 and $10,000 to develop business skills that will have a long-term impact on their creative career.  

The introduction of the fund is also an early step in supporting implementation of CNZ’s Remuneration Policy for Artists and Arts Practitioners. A total of 100 applications can be submitted, meaning the fund may close early. Projects must start after 3 June 2022, following notice of a successful application, and be completed by 2 June 2023.

Learn more here 

Moana Pasifika debut match against Crusaders

Everyone can watch Moana Pasifika make history tonight at 7:05pm thanks to Sky Sport Now who are gifting supporters and fans access to celebrate the big occasion.

Register here before the game to receive instant access and get behind our team from home.

T&C’s apply: only available to viewers in New Zealand.

Go Moana Pasifika!

Accounting and Tax - Part 1 Workshop

A reminder our Accounting and Tax Part 1 workshop is Tuesday 8th next week. This workshop is great for new and existing business owners, entrepreneurs and sole traders wanting to strengthen their understanding of Accounting and Tax.

You’ll learn how to understand your financial statements, solvency and tax basics, tax process for contractors and much more.

Book your spot now and invite you business partner(s) or a friend and we’ll see you on Tuesday 8th March at 4pm!

Register Here


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