About Northland Inc

Northland Inc is Northland's Regional Economic Development Agency, encompassing the Regional Tourism Organisation (RTO).


  • Who we work with

    Northland Inc works with regional and national partners across the public and private sectors, with a common agenda to strengthen, grow and diversify Northland’s economy.

  • How we are funded

    Northland Inc is funded by an operational contribution from the Northland Regional Council and is project funded through public and private agencies, with central government being the next largest contributor. 

    Northland Inc Limited is a Company registered under the Companies Act 1993 and is a council-controlled organisation of the Northland Regional Council.
  • Governance

    The Statement of Intent is the guiding governance tool and terms of reference of Northland Inc and defines the key performance indicators as agreed by the owner/shareholder (Northland Regional Council). The statement outlines the Directors’ accountabilities to the shareholders for corporate performance.

    The organisation has a governance board of five Directors appointed for three years or as otherwise specified from time to time by Council. A Chair is chosen by the Directors. Operational activity is led by the Chief Executive Officer.

    Download the Statement of Intent

Our Vision

Our Vision

Our vision is for Northland to be one of the most prosperous regions in New Zealand delivering employment and business opportunities for locals in a fair and equitable society and a healthy and productive environment.

Our Mission

To strengthen, diversify and grow the Northland economy.

Read about some of our projects and initiatives
REGIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AGENCY

Meet the people at Northland Inc

We have an experienced and talented team, passionate about Northland and its economic growth potential — work with us.

Meet our people Contact Us
Action Plan

Tai Tokerau Northland Economic Action Plan

The Tai Tokerau Northland Economic Action Plan was developed in response to a 2015 Growth Study that identified economic opportunities for the region. Action Plan projects come under four categories.

→ Enablers
→ Land and Water
→ Visitor Industry
→ High Value Manufacturing and Services

Read more Download the Action Plan

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