Auckland UniServices Ltd

At UniServices, we bring ideas to life. We partner with the best minds at the University of Auckland to apply intelligent thinking to ideas that have the potential to change the world.

As the University of Auckland’s research and knowledge transfer company, UniServices’ core business is to transform knowledge into solutions for real-world challenges, working with government and industry for more than 30 years.

The objectives of UniServices are to:

  • Support researchers and help them grow their research portfolios, increasing the impact of research on society and expanding the value of research outputs.
  • Develop mutually-beneficial relationships with research funders and commercial clients, bringing the external worldview into the University research environment.
  • Identify, protect and develop the intellectual property of the University that arises from world-class research.
  • Commercialise University-sourced technology and innovations, developing and investing in the commercial potential of new ideas produced by University staff and students.
  • Deliver social and economic benefits of research outputs to the wider community across New Zealand.

Centres of UniServices are situated on campus. The head office is located at Level 10, 49 Symonds Street. Opening hours are Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm. Phone: +64 9 373 7522 or visit