Dion Neill is a leading New Zealand security and risk management specialist with over 30 years of operational experience. Dion is a former member of the defence forces and emergency services. 

Protective Services launched a nationwide personal protection service after Dion provided security to celebrity chef, Jamie Oliver and Bardot from the Australian television series, Popstars. Dion and his highly skilled and experienced associates provide security, personal protection and risk management services to celebrities, sports personalities, entertainers, film talent, corporate executives and high net-worth clients throughout New Zealand. 

Dion has been widely recognised for his contribution to raising the level of professionalism within the security industry and appeared on the TVNZ breakfast programme feature regarding protecting high profile people in New Zealand.  

Protective Services offers clients local and international experience with a proven capability of managing complex security assignments anywhere in New Zealand. Protective Services are committed to only providing security specialists with a unique skill set and operational experience who are sourced exclusively from the police and military.


Dion Neill is the New Zealand agent for Clearwater Projects (UK) and the Anvil Group (USA). Dion is a member of the New Zealand Institute of Professional Investigators, World Association of Detectives and the Security Institute of New Zealand. 


Protective Services is the trading name for Dion Neill who is licensed by the Private Security Personnel Licensing Authority (PSPLA) as a private investigator, security consultant, repossession agent, personal guard, property guard, crowd controller and confidential document destruction agent.  

All contracted security specialists must hold a current licence or certificate of approval issued by the Private Security Personnel Licensing Authority (PSPLA) in New Zealand to ensure compliance with the Private Security Personnel and Private Investigators Act 2010.


Protective Services offers high-level security and risk management services in every district and region of New Zealand, including: Northland, Whangarei, 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, 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.