News

    Business needs climate change action to be equitable and achievable

    The EMA says the Climate Change Commission’s final recommendations on the pathway to a net carbon zero economy by 2050 still leave questions unanswered.

    Read more

    Membership

    Drowning in legislation and employment issues?

    EMA’s AdviceLine is staffed with business specialists and qualified lawyers to help answer your burning questions about the latest employment legislation or HR matters. See our special membership offer if you join during May and June.

    Read more

Find out the latest updates in relation to business continuity amid COVID-19 here.

Click Here

How we can help your business

We are committed to helping member businesses succeed

Through support, advice, learning and advocacy, we provide a voice on critical issues that impact the business landscape in New Zealand.

Learn more

Join our network

Our wider network represents 14,500 businesses across New Zealand.

Representing you

We advocate on behalf of members on key business legislation.

Here for you

We provide members free advice on HR and ER.

Become an EMA member today

Together we're building businesses, communities and opportunities for all of New Zealand

Learn more Join EMA

Our history

We have been helping New Zealand businesses succeed for over 130 years. As one of the longest standing member associations in New Zealand, our longevity is directly tied to the growth and prosperity of the businesses we support.

  • 29,000+member calls managed per year
  • 816Courses, conferences and events delivered yearly
  • 9,000People attended a course, conference or event in the last 12 months
  • 1500 Adviceline calls provided to our members daily
 

Latest News

  • Business needs climate change action to be equitable and achievable
    10 June 2021

    The EMA says the Climate Change Commission’s final recommendations on the pathway to a net carbon zero economy by 2050 still leave questions unanswered.

    Read news

  • Tough calls on transport to balance budget and get economy moving
    4 June 2021

    The EMA says the downgrade of the New Zealand Upgrade programme will make moving freight and people around Auckland and Northland more difficult.

    Read news

See more