Beyond its own members, NZCBIA also has strong connections and influential with the New Zealand Chinese property &
building community. The established network can be quite useful considering the number of new projects the Government
is trying to kick-start in the residential sector, the accommodation market as well as major infrastructure projects. The media
frequently spotlights Auckland’s housing shortage which shows no sign of abating and it is having knock-on effects in the
With the huge demand for construction, it is practical to engage with the Kiwi Chinese sector of the market. The
organisations that make up NZCBIA have a unique set of skills as well as networks of investors and suppliers that are not
always accessible to Kiwis, particularly when there are language barriers.
This is why NZCBIA organises an annual event where industry professionals can gather to support, educate and network
within the organisation and share resources. This year will see the NZCBIA Conference hosting its Summit 2018 together
with a conference and series of professional seminars to help individuals develop and expand their knowledge base
concluding with a Gala Dinner to socialise and network.