Our District

Moving your business to Kāpiti

Positive, thriving and vibrant, great ideas begin in Kāpiti.

Kāpiti is fast building a reputation as a place where amazing people are turning their great ideas into hugely successful businesses.

From our range of world class food and beverages, to major construction companies and leading edge IT businesses, an increasing number of talented companies are calling Kāpiti home.

It is easy to see the advantages of doing business from Kāpiti:

  • Close to Wellington with great road, rail and air links - and faster roads being built
  • Skilled, educated workforce
  • Great schools where students achieve some of the best NCEA results in the Greater Wellington Region
  • Affordable housing
  • Space to build
  • Innovative, creative businesses to work with
  • Business support service
  • Inspiring landscape and aspirational lifestyle opportunities

Some iconic New Zealand businesses started out in Kāpiti including Kāpiti Cheeses, some of which are still made here, Big Save Furniture, Tuatara Brewery who have gone from strength to strength and have their main brewery and tasting rooms in Paraparaumu, and Electra Business Award winners Goodmans Construction and Aura Redshield Security. But don't just take our word for it, hear from the owners themselves why Kāpiti is good for their business in this 30 second video.

For more information on moving your business to Kāpiti, email us or telephone 04 296 4645.