Venture Southland collaborates with many local, national and international organisations.

These relationships are the key to formulating successful outcomes for the region and helping to provide access to resources and industry knowledge that results in more informed decisions being made.

As the regional economic agency for Southland, Venture Southland works hard to establish and maintain relationships with the following groups:

  • Invercargill City Council
  • Southland District Council
  • Gore District Council
  • Community Trust of Southland
  • Environment Southland
  • Local MP’s
  • Southland Chamber of Commerce
  • Southern Scenic Route Steering Committee
  • Regional Tourism Organisations New Zealand (RTONZ)
  • New Zealand Trade and Enterprise
  • Immigration New Zealand
  • Business Mentors New Zealand
  • Mataura Licensing Trust
  • Murihiku Arts Incubator
  • Lotteries Commission
  • International Space agencies
  • Southern Institute of Technology
  • Dairy NZ
  • Federated Farmers
  • Cruise NZ
  • Tourism In Aotearoa (TIA)
  • Conference Incentive NZ
  • Ngāi Tahu
  • Otago Southland Employers Association
  • Creative New Zealand
  • Southland Regional Heritage Committee
  • Economic Development Association New Zealand
  • Clutha District Council
  • Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
  • Callaghan Innovation
  • Education New Zealand
  • Invercargill Licensing Trust
  • ILT Stadium Southland
  • Local Government New Zealand
  • Tourism New Zealand
  • i-SITE New Zealand
  • Destination Fiordland
  • International Marketing Alliances
  • Air New Zealand
  • Film Otago Southland Trust
  • Sport Southland