Sell a Business

We understand that selling your beloved business is a once in a lifetime opportunity to be rewarded for all your hard work. Kakapo strive to add maximum value and exposure to your business whilst minimising the hassle of the sales process.

Motivation to sell your business can come from a range of different places, business owners can outgrow their labour of love or arrive at a point where they're hungry for a new challenge. At Kakapo Business Sales we want to make the process of selling a business as easy as possible. ​We're dedicated to helping business owners like you successfully sell their businesses​. Kakapo Business Sales have been involved in helping the most exceptional business for sale across New Zealand.

Whatever the size of your business and questions you might have our specialist team of business brokers are here to give you the right advice.

Would you like to know the Market Value of Your Business?

To receive a no obligation, market appraisal of your business please fill out the enquiry form. Completing this will take you less than 60 seconds.

I want to Sell My Business

We want to hear from you. If you are interested in selling, please complete the enquiry form and Kakapo will be in touch within 1 working day. Confidentiality is assured.


Why should I list my business for sale with Kakapo?

Kakapo Business Sales have combined decades of experience in selling businesses across New Zealand. Kakapo is unique, our trusted team of business brokers specialise in specific industries, which means they understand your business inside and out, it also means they’re working with qualified buyers who are targeting the purchase of business within your industry.

How much does my business cost?

We do a free, no-obligation market appraisal. Just fill in the form at the bottom of the page and one of our business brokers will be in touch with you shortly.

Can I easily sell my business in NZ?

Selling a business yourself can be a very daunting and costly process, you only have one chance to sell your business and you want to make sure you didn't sell yourself short. At Kakapo Business Sales we are with you every step of the way, we take the stress out of buying and selling your dream business whilst adding maximum value along the way.

How long does it take to sell a business?

It depends on a range of variables however the three major factors are how you market your business, how well your business has been prepared for sale and how the business has been priced in relation to meeting the current market. At Kakapo we work on your business being under offer within 75 days of going to market, however, this is only an average.

Why use a business broker?

The difference between a good broker and a great broker can mean a significant difference in sale price. Great brokers will specialise in your industry and will have exceptional communication, marketing and negotiation skills. Selling a business can be a complex and time-consuming process that can take many months so it’s important to work alongside a broker who understands what you’re looking to achieve and shares your values.