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Mackenzie Business Support Package

Recognising that many businesses have experienced significant change in recent times, the Mackenzie District Council has allocated funding to establish the Mackenzie Business Support Package (MBSP), engaging the South Canterbury Chamber of Commerce to deliver this project.

The MBSP is available to Mackenzie businesses across all industry sectors. It is split into two sections - Free Business Webinars, and co-funded One-on-One Business Support (up to $2,500 per business) provided by professionals with proven experience and capability.

Free Business Webinars:

One-on-One Business Support:

Business facilitation and support will flow on from the webinar topics, however, are not limited to these areas of development.

Mackenzie District Council will fund 50% of an approved professional’s proposal or a maximum of $2,500 + GST (whichever is lesser) per eligible business.

Applications for funding and assessment of businesses undertaken by SC Chamber of Commerce.

Strategic Sales and Marketing workshops: *

Held on Tuesday 10 August and Tuesday 17 August.

Facilitated across two half day sessions these workshops will accelerate your skills following the Sales and Marketing webinar. Special rate and co-funded by Mackenzie District Council.

The Mackenzie Business Support Package expires on 10 December 2021, or earlier if the fund is exhausted.