Our key focus areas

Bay of Connections takes an inclusive, “bottom up” approach to support councils, EDAs and industry achieve tangible, long-lasting economic results that benefit the wider Bay of Plenty region.

Our key priority areas include the Māori economy, infrastructure, workforce development and supporting the progression of a low carbon, circular economy. These focus areas intersect and support one another at multiple levels, which reinforces Bay of Connections’ holistic, sustainable approach to regional development.