Industry News

MEDIA RELEASE: Let’s Talk Hospitality 2020
4 Aug 2020
Hospitality New Zealand gives the Government its key priorities for the Survive, Revive & Thrive strategy.
Read More
Switch to Genesis, receive competitive rates & earn up to 17% off your bill*
4 Aug 2020
Exclusive offer for HNZ members – simple and easy, make the move now!
Read More
MEDIA RELEASE: Hospitality New Zealand welcomes $40 million subsidy to resolve commercial rent disputes, for some the decision is too little, too late.
31 Jul 2020
Hospitality New Zealand's Media Release welcomes the announcement of $40 million subsidy to resolve commercial rent disputes, however it is too late for some.
Read More
Financial crime is everyone’s business
24 Jul 2020
Fraudsters are starting to focus more on compromising people rather than systems, so it’s important to create a culture of crime awareness in your business. Read more.
Read More
A Message from Dr Ashley Bloomfield, Director General of Health
10 Jul 2020
Over the last few months, we’ve all pulled together to unite against COVID-19 and stop the spread of the virus within New Zealand.
Read More
MEDIA RELEASE: New $10m Domestic Events Fund welcomed by Hospitality New Zealand
2 Jul 2020
Hospitality New Zealand has responded favourably to the Government establishment of a $10 million fund for the New Zealand events sector. The Domestic Events Fund will ensure the development of the sector’s survival and growth, save jobs at risk from the impact of COVID-19 and support those events that provide the greatest flow-on benefit to regional economies.
Read More
MEDIA RELEASE: Hospitality New Zealand represented on prestigious Ministerial Group
26 Jun 2020
Hospitality New Zealand has commended Kelly Harris, Upper South Island Regional Manager, on her appointment to the newly established Nelson-Tasman Interim Regional Skills Leadership Group (iRSLG).
Read More
MEDIA RELEASE: Level 1 lifeline lauded by Hospitality New Zealand
8 Jun 2020
Hospitality New Zealands Media Release following the Prime Ministers announcement to move to Level 1 at midnight tonight.
Read More

Get the latest, most relevant news direct to your inbox.

Join Hospitality NZ and get the lastest industry news, customised to what is most relevant for your business. Along with advice & advocacy, hundreds of exclusive business resources and many more exclusive benefits.

Advocacy Service

Advisory Service

Exclusive News, Reports & Resources

GO LOCAL! Coromandel and Waihi businesses roll out new ways of service for level 3
8 May 2020
Cash-strapped businesses in the region are finding innovative ways to meet the needs of their customers but industry leaders say shops need to open as soon as possible to avoid further economic pain.
Read More
Wellington City Council Offers Support To Local Hospitality Sector
1 May 2020
Wellington City Council is doing its bit to #LoveLocal by providing partial fee refunds to the hospitality sector.
Read More
Tax changes throw cash lifeline to SMEs
1 May 2020
A significant package of tax reforms will be pushed through all stages in Parliament on Thursday to throw a cash flow lifeline to small businesses.
Read More
Government boosts cashflow support for small businesses
1 May 2020
The Government will provide interest free loans for a year to small businesses impacted by the COVID19 economic shock to support their immediate cashflow needs and meet fixed costs.
Read More
Government Media Release: Government considering commercial rent relief options
29 Apr 2020
The Government is considering options to support New Zealand businesses with rent payments as they face the economic impacts of COVID-19.
Read More
Coronavirus: Government will introduce wage subsidies to help businesses keep staff on
10 Mar 2020
The Government will introduce a targeted wage subsidy for businesses hurt by coronavirus, allowing them to keep on employees that they otherwise couldn't afford.
Read More
Media release: Appeal - Auckland Targeted Rate Payers (APTR) judicial review - Hospitality NZ
5 Mar 2020
Accommodation Provider Targeted Rate (APTR) is unfair, inequitable and very poor public policy.
Read More
Airbnb-style providers at odds with hospitality industry as regulation considered
5 Mar 2020
Short-term accommodation providers and the Hospitality Industry are at logger heads over their views on how the Christchurch City Council should regulate the industry.
Read More