• Capabilities

    Helping farmers get the most out of their agribusinesses



Our local Agribusiness team of 30 will work with you to ensure that we understand your business.

We have a unique skill set including a broad banking background, practical farming experience and a technically competent team with strong industry relationships. Our team approach means there’s always someone available to assist you, someone who knows your business.

In addition to this amongst our local team of 75 staff and the wider BDO network we have experts in; NZ tax, trust administration, business recovery & insolvency, corporate finance, audit, corporate and international tax, business advisory services, risk advisory and estate planning.

As farming businesses become ever increasingly complex, we are able to draw upon these specialist skill sets which is unique compared to many rural based accounting practices.

The solutions and expertise we deliver are individually tailored for our clients and we specialise in providing high quality, timely services that will exceed your expectations.

We are able to support all aspects of rural business – from new entrant support (talk to us about our “Dairy Start-up” plans) to experienced farm owners looking at Governance or Succession, as well as offering our range of advisory services to agricultural support businesses.

Some of our key roles include:

  • Tax preparation and planning
  • Assistance with financing, cash flows, financial statements, reporting and business plans
  • Farm accounting software training and support
  • Restructuring
  • Succession planning
  • Governance
  • Payroll and bookkeeping