The Neill Group has a number of alliance partners who provide a range of specialised services, including:

Forensic Document & Handwriting Examiners

The Neill Group utilises a highly experienced and qualified forensic document examiner to provide a comprehensive hand writing analysis. Our examiner assists in civil and criminal related investigations and can provide evidence in court, adhering to the code of conduct for expert witnesses in New Zealand.

Professional Security & Risk Management

Protective Services provides contracted security managers, personal protection officers (internationally experienced, qualified and highly trained bodyguards), event security personnel, high-risk security escorts, security consultants, risk management specialists and trained security guards.

Event Security 

We understand the key to minimising the security risks of your public event or private function is comprehensive planning coupled with professional and expert implementation. At Protective Services, we utilise only licensed and experienced security personnel to develop a security plan tailored to your needs.

From co-ordinating law enforcement and medical services to planning for worst-case scenarios, our unsurpassed project management ensures that every contingency is identified and addressed. Protective Services provides you with a comprehensive range of security risk management solutions to ensure your public event or private function is safe, secure and successful.

Personal Protection

In 1999, our VIP personal protection service was launched with Jamie Oliver’s book signing tour followed by ‘Bardot’ from the Australian reality television series, ‘Popstars’.

Protective Services has contracted it’s services to provided personal protection and logistical support for Elton John, ‘The Police’, Tony Hawk and a number of other international celebrities, artists, sports personalities and high profile people visiting New Zealand.

The team at Protective Services have also been deployed to provide security at red carpet events and movie premiers, we also provide security for corporate meetings, public events, high profile weddings, private functions and to the international film industry.

There have been numerous incidents where celebrity fans have caused injury or embarrassment to the client whilst attempting to gain their attention. Our security professionals specialise in the protection of entertainers, celebrities, corporate executives, witnesses and high profile people.

Corporate Security & Executive Protection

In today’s society, corporate executives and high profile individuals face increasing threats of extortion, retaliation, public embarrassment and kidnapping. For many, the deployment of discreet protection services has now become a reality.

Public figures are increasingly at risk from individuals and groups seeking to harass, injure or extort money for some perceived injustice or to promote their cause. Protective Services provides discreet executive protection, a specialised personal protection service commonly referred to as ‘executive care’.

Executive protection addresses the management of risk that corporate executives face, we minimise these risks in an unobtrusive and highly professional manner.

Guardian Protection Programme

Protective Services launched the ‘Guardian Protection Programme’ to provide a response by a highly trained and experienced personal protection officer (internationally experienced, qualified and highly trained bodyguard) who will respond to any location in a clients time of need to manage any risk associated with the threat of abduction, kidnapping, physical assault or predatory type behaviour.

Our guardian protection programme has proven to be increasingly popular for tourists, foreign company executives, dignitaries and international students studying in New Zealand.

International Travel Security

We provide exceptional travel security services for our client’s during the arrivals and departure process at domestic and international airports. Clients may be concerned or apprehensive regarding over friendly or hostile public encounters, we provide clients with the appropriate protection measures as the situation demands.

In an uncertain and unpredictable world, you want to know you are doing all that you can to protect your own people, we provide the specialised security support and professional services to keep your international travellers and expatriates safe – anywhere at anytime.

We provide organisations with integrated security plans, risk management strategies and emergency response, to enable clients to protect their people and help their business or organisation function more efficiently.

Secure Transport & Security Drivers

Protective Services has unlimited access to a number of luxury motor vehicles for the transportation of clients throughout New Zealand. All vehicles comply with and exceed modern safety standards. Our security trained and licensed drivers have proven emergency driving skills and completed specialist driving courses to ensure a client’s safety at all times.

Special Operations Team

Protective Services has a team of security specialists who are former members of the New Zealand Special Air Service, New Zealand Police Diplomatic Protection Service and the New Zealand Security Intelligence Service with each individual having a specific skill set and a proven operational capability.

This team of specialists are ready for immediate deployment within New Zealand and worldwide to respond to circumstances where complex and time critical situations occur.

International Documents

The Neill Group facilitates a specialised courier service for time sensitive confidential documents. We deploy a former military operative to personally travel and hand deliver the documents to your chosen recipient anywhere in the world.

Areas of Service 

The Neill Group are based in Wellington with a strategic network of nationwide licensed private investigators, legal process servers (document servers), field agents, security specialists and repossession agents in every district and region of New Zealand, including:

Northland, Whangarei, Auckland, Wellsford, Warkworth, Orewa, Albany, Takapuna, Mangere, Manurewa, Pukekohe, Coromandel Peninsular, Thames, Waihi, Whangamata, Whitianga, Waikato, Hamilton, Te Awamutu, Cambridge, Huntly, Morrinsville, Matamata, Putaruru, Tokoroa, Otorohanga, King Country, Taumarunui, Te Kuiti, Waitomo, Bay of Plenty, Tauranga, Te Puke, Whakatane, Kawerau, Opotiki, Rotorua, Taupo, Turangi, Murupara, East Cape, Gisborne, Tolaga Bay, Tokomaru Bay, Ruatoria, Te Kaha, Taranaki, Wanganui, New Plymouth, Stratford, Hawera, Waitara, Inglewood, Manawatu, National Park, Waiouru, Taihape, Palmerston North, Marton, Bulls, Feilding, Ashhurst, Foxton, Horowhenua, Levin, Otaki, Kapiti, Waikanae, Paraparaumu, Paekakariki, Wellington, Plimmerton, Porirua, Tawa, Johnsonville, Upper Hutt, Lower Hutt, Wainuiomata, Hawkes Bay, Wairoa, Napier, Hastings, Havelock, Waipukurau, Dannevirke, Wairarapa: Featherston, Pahiatua, Masterton, Carterton, Greytown, Tasman, Nelson, Blenheim, Picton, Motueka, West Coast, Westport, Greymouth, Hokitika, Wanaka, Queenstown, Twizel, Alexander, Te Anau, Canterbury, Christchurch, Kaikoura, Ashburton, Southland, Timaru, Oamaru, Dunedin, Invercargill, Balclutha, Mossburn, Gore.