French Business Awards 2019

The French New Zealand Chamber of Commerce (FNZCCI) is excited to launch the 2019 edition of the French Business Awards (FBA) open to all French Chamber members regardless of nationality.

The awards will be remitted in front of 250 guests and journalists during the FNZCCI 35 th Anniversary Gala Dinner on Thursday 10 October 2019 in Ellerslie Event Centre Racecourse, Auckland.


Be one of the 2019 FBA winners & boost your company’s visibility!


Organized for the first time, the French Business Awards honour excellence and promote success and innovation across all industries The awards also acknowledge the important social contributions made by organizations through their commitment to community and environmental sustainability. This initiative is organised with the support of the Embassy of France in New Zealand.

You can apply for the following categories (deadline for application: September 10, 2019)


This award is designed for companies or SMEs working with France and/or New Zealand and which have shown excellence and outstanding achievements in all aspects of their organization in 2019.

You can apply to this following categories:

  • French New Zealand Business Partnership Award: for companies which through their business commitment and expansion in 2018 2019 have f ostered increased investment and engagement between France and New Zealand.
  • French Tech Award: for any startup focusing on new technologies recently founded, which displays the highest potential of growth, outstanding originality in their project as well as forward thinking and innovative ideas.
  • French SME Award: for companies which developed or have been developing a particularly innovative/successful product or service in New Zealand in 2017 and/or 2018.
  • Best French Importer Award : this award recognizes individuals for their success and dedication to importing products or services from France to New Zealand.
  • Best New Zealand Exporter Award : this award recognizes individuals for their success and dedication to exporting products or services from France to New Zealand.

Deadline application: September 27, 2019



The French New Zealand Chamber of Commerce (FNZCCI) is excited to launch the 2019 edition of the French Public Awards. The 2019 French New Zealand Chamber of Commerce Public Awards recognises and celebrates business excellence, and how it plays an important role in promoting and increasing the visibility of French culture in New Zealand.

Join the contest and win the Best French Bakery Award or the Best French Restaurant Award.

If you think that you and your business has got what it takes to win, or you simply want to gain from the experience of entering, then we would be very happy to talk you through completing an entry form.

Deadline application: September 15, 2019



Join us for ‘Paris at Night’ thusday, 10th of October and enjoy a menu infused with the finest New Zealand ingredients served with a premium selection of French and New Zealand wines.

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