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What does Retail NZ do for business owners?

Retail NZ is here for you. With us, you’ll get the latest business updates, advice, advocacy, financial savings, upskilling and insights. If you’re looking for guidance or support, ask us first! We’re New Zealand’s peak body for retailers.

Vibrant high streets, welcoming town centres and engaged ecommerce businesses are at the hearts of our communities. Develop and prosper with Retail NZ, your professional support network.

JOIN US, and start making the most of your membership today!

Got questions? You can contact us on 0800 472 472 or [email protected], or 1800 128 086 freephone from Australia.

Restricted shop trading days 

Every year there are three and a half days that most stores must close under the Shop Trading Hours Act 1990. Learn more about these days.

Current Minimum Wage Rates NZ

Here's what you need to know about the current Minimum Wage rates in New Zealand, what it means for your employees, and your retail business.

Media Releases

We speak up for retailers, and elevate the voice of retail. Here you can see Retail NZ’s latest commentary in news and media.

Incredible Retail

Some very interesting facts about retail as a sector in New Zealand and what does it represent. You might not want to miss.

Retail NZ in the media

Retail NZ represents the retail sector in the media. Check out our latest appearances in the news!

Westpac

Our great friends at Westpac offer Retail NZ members discounts on credit card merchant fees. Our longstanding partnership with Westpac has seen the support of the NZ retail industry. Find out more...

Z Business Partner

Drive your business further with Z Business Partner. Say "hello" to Z Business Partner – a fuel programme that’s a big plus for your business.

Meridian Energy

What are Meridian’s benefits for Retail NZ members? Join Meridian today on a two year Fixed Energy Plan, and as a Retail NZ member, you’ll get a welcome credit of up to $600*.

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Autumn NZ Gift & Homeware Fair 2024
03/03/2024 - 05/03/2024    
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Autumn NZ Gift and Homeware Fair is perfectly timed for retailers to view the latest local and overseas samples and refresh their stock as they head into the year!
Westpac · Managing Your Money · Setting Financial New Years Resolutions
05/03/2024    
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Westpac's Managing Your Money online workshop is practical, interactive, and will help you develop the skills you need to keep your finances in shape.
Westpac · Managing Your Money · Buying Your First Home
07/03/2024    
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Westpac's Managing Your Money online workshop is practical, interactive, and will help you develop the skills you need to keep your finances in shape.
Taranaki Anniversary Day 2024
11/03/2024    
All Day
How do you organise employee pay for Taranaki Anniversary Day? See here for more information on payroll and public holidays.
Westpac · Managing Your Money · Managing Your Mortgage
19/03/2024    
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Westpac's Managing Your Money online workshop is practical, interactive, and will help you develop the skills you need to keep your finances in shape.
Westpac · Managing Your Money · The Housing Market Update
21/03/2024    
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Westpac's Managing Your Money online workshop is practical, interactive, and will help you develop the skills you need to keep your finances in shape.
Otago Anniversary Day 2024
25/03/2024    
All Day
How do you organise employee pay for Otago Anniversary Day? See here for more information on payroll and public holidays.
Good Friday
29/03/2024    
All Day
How do you pay your staff for Good Friday? Ensure you're clear on how to pay your staff with this payroll and public holidays advice.
Easter Sunday
31/03/2024    
12:00 am
Can you open your store to trade on Easter Sunday? Click here for all the information you need to know around Easter Sunday trading.
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Events on 25/03/2024
Events on 29/03/2024
Good Friday
29 Mar 24
Events on 31/03/2024
Easter Sunday
31 Mar 24

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