Need FUNDING FOR YOUR business support?
We Can Help

We are are your operational efficiency and success mentors.

As we help to unlock and unleash the enduring success of you, your people and your business, this work will require an investment on your part. If you are in a tough financial situation, there are options for you. We have relationships with several New Zealand government agencies that can work with you to get our fees either partially or fully funded.

If you have any questions regarding this, or need guidance as you seek to find funding for your business support needs, we can walk you through your options.

Funding Help

Funding Options

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New Zealand Trade and Enterprise (NZTE) Voucher Program

The Lean Hub is an accredited supplier to NZTE and can assist your business via the NZTE Voucher Program to obtain up to 100% funding for smaller projects. You’ll need to register with the Regional Business Partners (RBP) to be eligible for this funding.


Callaghan Innovation Better By Lean Program

“Better By Lean” is a program that applies lean thinking and principles to your entire operational system: development processes, workflows, supply chains, production lines, distribution channels and customer touch points. These are all aimed to boost your competitiveness and performance.

To learn more about how the Lean Hub can assist you with 40% funding through the Better By Lean process, get in touch with us.

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The Deluxe Combo

A customised Lean implementation program designed in conjunction with the key stakeholders of your business. This is the Lean Hub’s “crème de la crème” project.

Over a 2-3 year period, we become part of your business at all levels from the board to the shop floor. There are no limits when we get this involved in your business. Contact us to learn about the details of the program.


national Manufacturing QualificationS

Level 3
This is an entry-level Lean qualification where staff learn “on-the-job” and learn to analyse, identify, implement and sustain process improvements in their workplace, under limited supervision. They are able to apply their learning within their role to increase productivity, minimise waste and increase efficiency.

Level 4
For supervisory and “up-and-coming” leaders in businesses already implementing Lean Manufacturing. At this level, staff will lead activities and facilitate change in their workplace culture.

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