Why Relocate to Rotorua

It’s an exciting time to be in Rotorua

This is a confident city with a clear vision for the future. We’re achieving that vision through strong working partnerships with central government, iwi, local businesses and educators. Together we’ve embarked on a number of projects that are transforming the city as a desirable and sough-after place to live, work, do business and invest. Many of our major economic indicators point to ongoing growth, which is a sign that we are doing things right.
Surrounded by forests, lakes and geothermal resources, Rotorua offers an unparalleled lifestyle. Our central location means that so much of the North Island is close by. A dynamic and culturally rich group of people call Rotorua home and together we are creating a vibrant community with an excellent work-life balance and a great standard of living. More people are looking to the regions for affordable housing and a better lifestyle, and Rotorua is well placed to capitalise on that.
We can offer you a better way of connecting, a better way of working and a better way of living. In these pages, we set out some of the support infrastructure available to welcome you to the city.
Commercial property is readily available with more cost-effective options than in many other regions. Homes are still affordable and new builds are on the rise. Rotorua also has excellent data and telecommunications connections.
Many places lay claim to being unique, but there really is nowhere else like Rotorua. A choice to establish your business here is a choice for a bright future. We look forward to working with you to bring your business to Rotorua.

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