Who we are, and what we do


One of the first things you learn in business is you just can’t do it all on your own. We’re here to inspire and influence business vitality and to provide the tools to make your company successful.


Our Vision

Working together to guarantee success for every Hawke's Bay business.


Our Mission

To inspire and influence business vitality.

We do this by positively influencing the environment in which businesses operate and by providing opportunities to improve the success and vitality of business in Hawke's Bay.


Our Charter
The Hawke's Bay Chamber of Commerce is a voluntary association of companies and individuals engaged in business activities in the Hawke's Bay region.

We are dedicated to the development of international, national, and regional trade through:

  • Freedom of enterprise for those who by their individual and corporate talents contribute real economic, social, and cultural wealth to the community.

  • The development of a market economy in which there is minimal interference from central and local government.

  • The strengthening of Hawke's Bay place as New Zealand's world-class food and beverage location

  • Assisting the development of the region in creating a desirable commercial and industrial environment for its citizens.