South Canterbury Chamber of Commerce does not have the resources to answer individual student enquiries. There are a number of sources of information that are useful for students working on assignments related to tourism, economic development and general business studies. These include:
Ministry of Tourism & Tourism New Zealand
The Ministry of Tourism website and the Tourism New Zealand corporate website for statistics, research reports and general information for tourism assignments.
Key Tourism Statistics Fact Sheet
This sheet, provided by MBIE summarises a wide range of tourism statistics produced for New Zealand and released on a monthly, quarterly or annual basis. It provides a quick summary of the most up to date results for each of the key tourism statistics for New Zealand. It is updated regularly throughout each month as new data is released. Check this page weekly for the latest release.
More Tourism Statistics
Find general tourism statistics about the tourism industry in New Zealand including:
- expenditure by domestic and international visitors
- contribution to GDP
- tourism employment
- arrivals and departures by overseas visitors and New Zealand-resident travellers.
Statistics about tourism also include information on total expenditure by international students in New Zealand, expenditure by New Zealand travellers abroad, and English language student expenditure on tuition, related expenses, and accommodation.
Commercial Accommodation Monitor
Commercial Accommodation Monitor statistics for South Canterbury and other regions can be found here.
Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE)
The main MBIE website provides a wealth of information and provides links to several other useful sites:
For Students Looking to Study in New Zealand
For students wishing to study in New Zealand, the following site has useful information: