Stories of people who have set up innovative businesses on the West Coast.
DWC facilitates a range of networking events, training, and workshops in conjunction with key partners to provide relevant topics that West Coast business will find useful.
Hokitika Business Development 1:1 Sessions - 28 February
Book an appointment to meet with DWC's business support team in Hokitika on 28 February.Learn more
Westport Business Development 1:1 Sessions - 6 March
Book an appointment to meet with DWC's business support team in Westport on 6 March.Learn more
Commercial Finance & Lending
West Coast Mayors, Chairs and Iwi ministerial briefing to new government
Regional leaders from West Coast Councils, Iwi and Development West Coast have prepared a ministerial briefing document for the new government outlining several key areas to support the West Coast’s future economic growth.Learn more
Paparoa predator control partnership attracts funding to preserve natural biodiversity
An effort to preserve native wildlife and habitats on the West Coast has received a significant boost through a collaboration between the Motukiekie Wilderness Trust, Paparoa Wildlife Trust and the Rainy Creek Ecological Restoration Trust.Learn more