The number of companies registered in New Zealand has grown

According to new Zealand Companies Office, in the 12 months from 1 July 2010 to 30 June 2011 there were 43,927 companies incorporated in New Zealand bringing the total number of active companies on the Register to 563,856.

 

Number of Entities

New Zealand Companies 563,856
Overseas Companies 1,643
Charitable Trusts 20,326
Incorporated Societies 23,147
Building Societies 14
Credit Unions 29
Friendly Societies 156
Industrial and Provident Societies 104
Overseas Issuers 1,428
Participatory Securities 451
Retirement Villages 334
Superannuation Schemes 369
Unit Trusts 440
Limited Partnerships 1008
December 20th, 2011