People who can help

There are numerous organisations ready to help you with any sort of problem you may be having. Often, just talking to someone can make a positive difference.

Personal help services

Help & support for businesses link) 0508 123 456
New Zealand Companies Office(external link) 0508 266 726
Inland Revenue Department(external link) 0800 227 774 link) link) 0800 209 209
The Ministry of Social Development have Early Response Teams around the country who are dedicated to helping businesses considering a reduction of staff hours, restructuring or making people redundant. 

Redundancy support for employers(external link) — Work and Income
0800 778 008

You could also get help from an accountant, lawyer, debt management company or insolvency practitioner but they are likely to charge a fee payable for this.