Funding opportunites

Utopia works with a range of national and regional providers who can offer funding and assistance for a range of services to help grow your business in the digital age. Please review the providers below and contact us about how these programmes can work for your business.

Activate Tāmaki Makaurau

Some welcome news for local businesses after a tough year - Activate Tāmaki Makaurau has been setup to connect eligible businesses with support which can help them build a more resilient business. 

Auckland businesses can apply for up to $4,000 + GST under the Implementation Grant. This grant will pay for services to implement your business advice or marketing plan. Local business Utopia has been approved as a service provider under the new programme. 

Through the grant this will help businesses with things like website development, e-commerce, Google Ad campaigns, SEO campaigns, Analytics setup and more.

If you are wanting to hit the ground running with your business now is the time to apply for funding. Contact us now for assistance in applying.

Regional Business Partner Network

The Government has allocated funding to the Regional Business Partner Network to support New Zealand businesses. Utopia is one of the organisations that can provide services through the network. 

COVID-19 Small Business Cashflow (Loan) Scheme

Small to medium businesses and organisations, including sole traders and the self-employed, not-for-profit organisations, partnerships, joint ventures and trusts, may be eligible for a loan with a term of 5 years if they meet the eligibility criteria.