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business.govt.nz has information and tools designed specifically for small and medium-sized business and the people who support them.


Departments and agencies

  • Government A-Z

    Find phone numbers and office locations for government departments, agencies, service providers and non-government organisations that deliver government services in your local community.

  • How government works

    The government of New Zealand is led by the Prime Minister and cabinet who are chosen from MPs. The government gives advice to the head of state who is the Queen. The Governor-General stands-in for the Queen in New Zealand.

  • Voting and elections

    You can't vote in NZ elections unless you're on the electoral roll. It's compulsory to be enrolled if you qualify — but voting is optional.


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2014 Tax refunds

Tax 2014: Inland Revenue has 3 things you need to know about tax refunds.